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 RESEARCH ARTICLE
Year : 2002  |  Volume : 50  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 520--1

A patient with optic pathway glioma, scoliosis, Chiari type I malformation and syringomyelia : is it Neurofibromatosis type 1?


Department of Neurology, Vivekananda Institute of Medical Sciences, Calcutta, India., India

Correspondence Address:
A Chakravarty
Department of Neurology, Vivekananda Institute of Medical Sciences, Calcutta, India.
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A 22 years old girl had features of optic pathway glioma, scoliosis, Chiari type 1 malformation and cervical syringomyelia. She had no cutaneous lesions. We considered this combination to be more than coincidental and argue in favour of considering the case as a variant form of Neurofibromatosis type 1. The relevent literature in favour of our contention has been reviewed.






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