volume 29, issue 1, P37-40 2014
DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2014.952266
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Abstract: Object. The causes of mortality in neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2) patients are poorly studied in the literature. Our study aimed to fit this gap by analyzing the main causes of death in this population. Methods. This study is the retrospective review of prospectively collected data of 80 patients with NF2 disease followed in Lille University Hospital between 1987 and 2011. Demographical data, diagnosis criteria, and cause of death were recorded. Results. There were 45 men and 35 women, with a mean age at diagn…

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