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Related to neurofibromatosis: Neurofibromatosis Type 2, Neurofibromatosis Type 1
AcronymDefinition
NFNuclear Factor
NFNewfoundland
NFNorfolk Island
NFNiagara Falls (NY/Canada border)
NFNational Forest
NFNoise Figure
NFNursing Facility
NFNon-Fiction
NFNavy Field (video game)
NFNational Front (GB political party)
NFNo Fear (clothing brand)
NFNear Fine (condition of used merchandise)
NFNeurofibromatosis
NFNo Fault (insurance)
NFNational Formulary
NFNot Fair
NFNew Frontier (Star Trek novel series)
NFNanofiltration
NFNormal Form
NFNew Front (Suriname)
NFNutrition Facts
NFNew Face
NFNear-Field
NFNuclear Fuel
NFNear Field
NFNecrotizing Fasciitis
NFNight Fighter (Aircraft)
NFNo Force (Star Wars)
NFNot Funny
NFNeurofibromatosis, Inc.
NFNeurofibromin
NFNoise Factor
NFNanofarad
NFNetFinity (IBM server model)
NFNoise Filter
NFNatural Frequency
NFNorme Française (French Standard)
NFNotch Filter
NFNational Forum
NFNuestra Familia (Our Family, prison gang)
NFNet Force (Tom Clancy novel series)
NFNational Fine (threading)
NFNanofiber
NFNumber of Failures
NFNear-Far (resistance)
NFNon-Factor
NFNOFORN
NFNaegleria Fowleri (amoeba)
NFNo Food
NFNeutral File
NFNeutron Flux
NFNational Fine (screw thread, Society of Automotive Engineers)
NFNo Funds
NFNorthumberland Fusiliers (British Army)
NFNormalizing Factor
NFNormal Functionality
NFNatural Fluorescence
NFNiteFinder (Nerf gun; Hasbro)
NFNose Fairing
NFNew Frontiers Program
NFNo Figure
NFNuclear Furnace
NFNowa Fantastyka (Polish)
NFNight Foreman
NFNordlands Framtid
NFNintendo Forum
NFNested Factorization (mathematics)
NFAir Vanuatu Limited (IATA airline code)
NFNegative Furnished
NFNordfinans
NFNut Free (food)
NFNasty Factor (baseball)
References in periodicals archive ?
Neurofibromatosis type 1 is an autosomal dominant disease, with NF1 being the most common disease that affects a wide range of physiological systems (2).
However, Rachael has refused to let her condition isolate her and she has now set up a Facebook page called Neurofibromatosis Our World, which has close to 500 members.
Clinical features of 58 Japanese patients with mosaic neurofibromatosis 1.
Reingresa un mes despues por limitacion severa para la marcha, dado por hemiparesia derecha de novo y secuelar izquierda ademas de dismetria e inestabilidad postural, con nivel sensitivo C3, por lo que se realiza TC y RNM de cerebro y columna cervical en la que se evidencia tumor de 4*5 cm intradural extramedular localizado en C2-C3 (Figura 7); se procede a llevar a cirugia donde se realiza reseccion total de la lesion, la cual se observa dependiente de nervio espinal derecho, e histopatologicamente se confirma Schwannoma se hace diagnostico de Neurofibromatosis tipo 2.
Elephantiasis neurofibromatosa is a similar diffuse neurofibromatosis of nerve trunks associated with overgrowth of the subcutaneous tissue and of the skin, which is wrinkled and pendulous and may produce gross disfigurement.
The Liver Building in lights, to raise awareness of neurofibromatosis Picture: RACHEL PUCIO
Keywords: Cafe-au-lait spots, Neurofibromatosis, Neurocutaneous, Oligodendroglioma.
Yazici, "Impingement of spinal cord by dislocated rib in dystrophic scoliosis secondary to neurofibromatosis type 1: radiological signs and management strategies," Spine, vol.
Neurofibromatosis (NF) is a congenital disease of the group of autosomal dominant neurocutaneous phakomatoses including also the tuberous sclerosis complex, the Hippel-Lindau syndrome and the basal-cell nevi syndrome.