Info Request - Recklinghausen
robison at lipid.harvard.edu
Mon Feb 6 22:11:35 EST 1995
T. S. Pillay (tpillay at ucsd.edu) wrote:
: In article <387000001 at peg> , kenbuse at peg.apc.org writes:
: >Subject: Info Request - Recklinghausen
: >From: kenbuse
: >Date: 05 Feb 95 03:01 GMT+1000
: >>I am trying to find out about Recklinghausen's disease. Can anyone tell
: >me or point me to a source of information about the disease.
: The full name is Von Recklinghausens disease or Multiple
: Neurofibromatosis. Basically tumours develop in the nerve sheaths and
: present as subcutaneous limps. Depending on which nerve is affected the
: symptoms may vary- more details may be found in any basic medical
: textbook. It's inherited. The gene has been mapped.
Look in On-Line Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM)
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It is a standard textbook on human genetic disease.
Department of Cellular and Developmental Biology
Department of Genetics / HHMI
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