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tuberous

, tuberose
1. (of plants or their parts) forming, bearing, or resembling a tuber or tubers
2. Anatomy of, relating to, or having warty protuberances or tubers
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About the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance The Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance is the only national organization dedicated to finding a cure for tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) while improving the lives of those affected.
According to the Tuberous Sclerosis Association, this means the drug is only prescribed when a patient is assessed as being in "imminent danger of irreversible and substantial harm.
Tuberous sclerosis is a rare genetic condition that causes mainly noncancerous tumours to develop in different parts of the body.
The child's mother was 26 years old and was diagnosed with tuberous sclerosis based on the presence of multiple major and minor diagnostic criteria including adenoma sebaceum, Shagreen patches, and Koenen's tumors (periungual fibroma).
The presence of bilateral fat-containing renal masses as well as a history of tuberous sclerosis make hemorrhagic renal angiomyolipoma the most likely diagnosis.
Neither case was consistent with the more aggressive epithelioid AML type or tuberous sclerosis complex.
She is one of too many children suffering from Tuberous Sclerosis Complex," concluded NAPW Boston Charity Chair, Melanie Vogel.
Because one mother refused to take no for an answer, scientists now know tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a linchpin disease, which simply means insights gained from the study of TSC directly impact our understanding of other major diseases.
Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a genetic disorder that can affect multiple organ systems, including the brain, heart, skin, kidney, and lung, by formation of benign hamartomas.
The tournament, which starts at 6pm, is in aid of Air Ambulance, Tuberous Sclerosis Cancer Research and the British Limbless Ex-Service Men's Association.
Although many organs are affected in tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC), the most commonly involved organs include the brain, retina, kidneys, heart and skin (1,2,3,4).
A NEW trial is under way at Cardiff University to see if a tumour-shrinking drug can improve the memory and thought processes of adults with tuberous sclerosis.

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