Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Treatment News and Information

What is Tuberous Sclerosis Complex? (Definition)

Tuberous sclerosis complex is a genetic disorder identified by the growth of numerous noncancerous or benign tumors located throughout the body. These tumors can occur in the skin, brain, kidneys, and other organs, in some cases leading to significant health problems. Tuberous sclerosis complex also causes developmental problems, and the signs and symptoms of the condition vary from person to person.

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Latest Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Treatment News and Research

Drug Found to Reduces Frequency of Seizures in Children with Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

(CINCINNATI CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER) According to a recent press release, in an international study, the drug everolimus has been shown to significantly reduce the frequency of seizures in patients with treatment-resistant epilepsy and tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) -- a genetic disease that causes malformations and tumors in the brain and other vital organs ...
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