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Ophthalmological manifestations in segmental neurofibromatosis type 1
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    Developmental mosaicism in the eye may follow the “lines of Blaschko”
    • Carsten H. Meyer, Germany
    • Other Contributors:
      • Stefan Mennel, Liu Fang, Jörg C. Schmidt, Peter Kroll

    Dear Editor

    Developmental mosaicism in the eye may follow the “lines of Blaschko” Ruggieri M et al. nicely described the ophthalmological manifestations in segmental neurofibromatosis type 1 [1]. They postulated that segmental NF1 is a somatic mosaicism for the NF1-gene expressing two different embryological tissues in the eye.

    Previously we described a patient with unilateral sectorial hyperpigmented ski...

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