Neurofibroma

El neurofibroma es un tumor o crecimiento ubicado a lo largo de un nervio o tejido nervioso. Éste es un trastorno hereditario. Si no es tratado, el neurofibroma puede ocasionar daño severo al nervio que conduce a una pérdida de funcionamiento del área estimulada por ese nervio.Neurofibroma

Revision

Last reviewed 7/8/2012 by Chad Haldeman-Englert, MD, FACMG, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Section on Medical Genetics, Winston-Salem, NC. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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