What is Neurofibromatosis?

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Neurofibromatosis Type 1 (NF1) is more prevalent than Cystic Fibrosis, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, and Huntingtons Disease combined.

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Complications may include:

Which can lead to feeling:

25,000 people in the UK live with Neurofibromatosis Type 1. Many of these are children and young people. Their young lives revolve around hospital appointments, consultants, scans and operations. There is no cure. However with regular check-ups and appropriate care, many people affected with NF1 can lead fulfilling lives.

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