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  • Neurofibromatosis Type 2
  • Posted in Neurosurgery

  • 06th Dec 2012

  • Neurofibromatosis is the umbrella term for three distinct genetic disorders (NF1, NF2 and Schwannomatosis) that share the hall mark of tumour growth on the tissues surrounding nerves. It is a misnomer in Neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2), as the predominant tumours are schwannomas and meningiomas.


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