volume 39, issue 7, P538-543 2011
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2010.10.014
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Bruno Ramos Chrcanovic, Ricardo Santiago Gomez, Belini Freire-Maia

Abstract: Neurofibromatosis type 1, or von Recklinghausen disease, is one of the most common hereditary neurocutaneous disorders in humans. Clinically, Neurofibromatosis type 1 is characterized by café-au-lait spots, freckling, skin neurofibroma, plexiform neurofibroma, bony defects, Lisch nodules and tumors of the central nervous system. Central giant cell granuloma is a benign central lesion of bone, primarily involving the jaws, of variably aggressive nature characterized by aggregates of multinucleated giant cells i…

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