What is Neurofibromatosis?
Neurofibromatosis (NF) is a genetic neurological disorder which can affect areas of the nervous system including the brain, spinal cord and nerves.The disorder causes tumors to form on nerve tissue. The tumors are usually noncancerous (benign), but sometimes can become cancerous (malignant). Complications resulting from neurofibromatosis can include hearing loss, learning impairment, heart and blood vessel (cardiovascular) problems, loss of vision, and severe pain.
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