Neurofibromatosis

VEIWER DISCRETION IS STRONGLY ADVISED

Neurofibromatosis I


  • Neurofibromatosis type I, in which the nerve tissue grows tumors (neurofibromas) that may be benign and may cause serious damage by compressing nerves and other tissues.
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Neurofibromatosis II

  • Neurofibromatosis type II, in which bilateral acoustic neuromas (tumors of the vestibulocochlear nerve or cranial nerve 8 (CN VIII) also known as schwannoma) develop, often leading to hearing loss.
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Sex Linked?

No this disease is not sex linked if you have it then your screwed.

Chance of getting it

If one of your parents have it there is a 50% chance of getting it and if both of your parents have it then you will 100% get this disease.