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  1. ... This is a picture of a giant cafe-au-lait spot on a person with neurofibromatosis.
  2. Genetics Home Reference: Neurofibromatosis type 1 From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... Beginning in early childhood, almost all people with neurofibromatosis type 1 have multiple café-au-lait spots, which are flat patches on the skin that ...
  3. Facing Neurofibromatosis: A Guide for Teens (Children's Tumor Foundation) - PDF  
    ... on this list has NF1. Diagnostic Features of Neurofibromatosis • 6 or more cafe-au-lait spots • freckling under the arms or in the groin • ... that he or she really is affected with neurofibromatosis. ... been mentioned: cafe-au-lait spots, neurofibromas, etc. There is a long list of ...
  4. ... have the NF1 gene. "Coffee-with-milk" ( café-au-lait ) spots are the hallmark symptom of neurofibromatosis. Many healthy people have 1 or 2 small ...
  5. Neurofibromatosis (For Parents) (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... for Your Child The first noticeable sign of neurofibromatosis usually is the presence of multiple café-au-lait spots. If your child has several of these spots, ...
  6. Cafe-au-lait spots may occur in people with the genetic disorder, neurofibromatosis . Nearly everyone has moles, which usually appear after birth. Mongolian spots are more common in people with ...
  7. Café au Lait Macule (Logical Images)  
    ... in size as the person gets older. Café au lait macules can be indicators of more extensive (multisystem) disease, particularly neurofibromatosis, a condition that is also marked by freckles in the armpit and groin regions, as well ...
  8. Segmental NF: A Guide for Patients (Children's Tumor Foundation)  
    ... types of neurofibromatosis: neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) and neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2). The common features of each condition are listed below. NF1 • Birthmarks (café-au-lait spots) • Freckling in the armpits or groin • Tumors that ...
  9. Learn about NF (Children's Tumor Foundation)  
    ... into three distinct types: NF1 , NF2 and Schwannomatosis . Neurofibromatosis 1 ( NF1 ): also known as von Recklinghausen NF or Peripheral NF. Occurring in 1:3,000 births, it is characterized by multiple cafe-au-lait spots and neurofibromas on or under the skin. Enlargement ...
  10. Neurofibromatosis (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons)  
    ... a small number become cancerous. Neurofibromas and café-au-lait spots in a patient with NF1. Reproduced with permission from Crawford AH, Schorry EK: Neurofibromatosis in children: the role of the orthopaedist. J ...
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