Neurofibromatosis type 1 is a neurocutaneous disorder which is autosomal dominant. The incidence is 1 in 2500 births. It was earlier termed Von Recklinghausen’s disease. The clinical features range from café-au lait spots, multiple neurofibromas of the skin along with plexiform variants, axillary freckling, optic glioma and Lisch nodules. This paper reports a case of Neurofibromatosis type 1 with review of literature.
Neurofibromatosis, neurofibromas, café-au lait spots, genetic