Signs of Tuberous sclerosis
Symptoms of Tuberous sclerosis
The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources
for Tuberous sclerosis may include:
List of 72
Tuberous sclerosis Symptoms
Note that Tuberous sclerosis symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient,
but the phrase Tuberous sclerosis signs may often refer to those signs
that are only noticable by a doctor.
Signs or Symptoms of Tuberous sclerosis:
Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology (Excerpt)
Tuberous sclerosis is an hereditary disorder characterized by benign, tumor-like nodules of the brain and/or retinas, skin lesions, seizures and/or mental retardation.
(Source: Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology)
NINDS Tuberous Sclerosis Information Page: NINDS (Excerpt)
primarily characterized by seizures, mental retardation, and skin
and eye lesions. In some cases, neurobehavioral problems may also occur.
Individuals with tuberous sclerosis may experience none or all of the
symptoms with varying degrees of severity. Tuberous sclerosis is a
multi-system disease that can affect the brain, kidneys, heart, eyes,
lungs, and other organs. Small benign tumors may grow on the face and
eyes, as well as in the brain, kidneys, and other organs. Neuroimaging
studies may be able to confirm the diagnosis. Seizures most often begin in
the first year of life.
(Source: excerpt from NINDS Tuberous Sclerosis Information Page: NINDS)
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What are the signs of Tuberous sclerosis?
The phrase "signs of Tuberous sclerosis" should, strictly speaking,
refer only to those signs and symptoms of Tuberous sclerosis that are not readily apparent to the patient.
The word "symptoms of Tuberous sclerosis" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Tuberous sclerosis.
The signs and symptom information on this page
attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Tuberous sclerosis.
This medical information about signs and symptoms for Tuberous sclerosis has been gathered
from various sources,
may not be fully accurate,
and may not be the full list of Tuberous sclerosis signs or Tuberous sclerosis symptoms.
Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Tuberous sclerosis may vary on an individual basis for each patient.
Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they
are indeed Tuberous sclerosis symptoms.