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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Type I Neurofibromatosis With Periodontal And Lingual Manifestations: A Case Report [neurofibromatosis Tipo I Con Manifestaciones En El Periodonto Y Lengua: Presentación De Un Caso]
Author: Negreiros Lyrio M.C.
Loureiro Sato F.R.
Montagner H.
Munante Cardenas J.L.
De Moraes M.
Abstract: Von Recklinghausen's disease, or type I neurofibromatosis (NF-1), is an autosomal dominant condition with a varied clinical expression. Disease manifestations may range from café au lait spots of the skin to severe cosmetic and functional complications that affect bone and nervous tissues. Oral manifestations of NF-1 are common, affecting approximately 72% of patients. We report a case of NF-1 with neurofibromatous lesions of the lower alveolar bridge and tongue. Resection was indicated due to the difficulty of maintaining oral hygiene.
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Date Issue: 2008
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