NF-1 Skin Morgan

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Note what signs you see.

I (W. Wertelecki, M.D.) see multiple skin signs: hypermelanic spots from small to large size and red, cherry-like angiomas called Morgan angioma. There also is a darkly melanic pigmented patch or area as well as fleshy protrusions characteristic of dermal neurofibromas. The multiplicity of these skin anomalies are most compatible with peripheral neurofibromatosis or NF-1.

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Tags: galNF, ptNF1facePalm