VHLS

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VHLSVon Hippel-Lindau Syndrome (blood vessel disorder)
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Tobacco is the most predisposing risk factor; other risk factors include cystic disease, tuberous sclerosis, von Hippel-Lindau syndrome, etc.
Linzie Offord suffers from Von Hippel-Lindau syndrome (VHL), which affects internal organs and causes tumours to grow around the body.
3 Mode of inheritance: Autosomal dominant Syndrome: von Hippel-Lindau syndrome
At seven Andy was found to have Von Hippel-Lindau syndrome, where tumours develop and attack organs.
Pheochromocytomas in von Hippel-Lindau syndrome and multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 display distinct biochemical and clinical phenotypes.
Other causes of pheochromocytoma that need to be ruled out include von Hippel-Lindau syndrome, multiple endocrine neoplasia Type 2B (MEN 2B) and paraganglioma syndromes.
USPRwire, Mon Dec 01 2014] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" provides data on the Von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome clinical trial scenario.
The sixteen lines of stem cells on the NIH Registry carry genes for various hereditary disorders including Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Huntington's disease, cystic fibrosis, and rarer conditions such as Von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, spinal muscular atrophy, myotonic dystrophy and neurofibromatosis.
Patients with von Hippel-Lindau syndrome may present with multiple tumors, which can develop in the eyes, brain, adrenal glands, pancreas, liver, spinal cord, kidneys, or other parts of the body.
Hemangioblastomas of the central nervous system: a 10 year study with special reference to von Hippel-Lindau syndrome.
Additionally, other pancreatic lesions are commonly seen, such as multiple pancreatic cysts in patients with Von Hippel-Lindau syndrome (Figures 12 and 13).