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Noncancerous, Precancerous and Cancerous Tumors

Picture of Neurofibromatosis

Picture of Neurofibromatosis
Neurofibromatosis is a genetic condition that causes the growth of tumors in the nervous system. There are two kinds of neurofibromatosis termed neurofibromatosis type 1 and neurofibromatosis type 2. They are very different conditions.
Image Source: Color Atlas of Pediatric Dermatology Samuel Weinberg, Neil S. Prose, Leonard Kristal Copyright 2008, 1998, 1990, 1975, by the McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke: “Neurofibromatosis Fact Sheet”