Large congenital melanocytic nevi and the risk for development of malignant melanoma and neurocutaneous
melanosis (NCM) is a rare congenital nonfamilial nonheritable neurocutaneous
syndrome with equal gender preponderance.
TS is a neurocutaneous
disorder that affects the brain, heart, skin, and other organs.
SWS is a neurocutaneous
disorder characterized by facial, ocular and cerebral vascular anomalies.
Flexor spasms have long been considered as the most characteristic type of seizure constituting 42% of the cases while mixed flexor extensor spasms form 50% of all cases.9 The etiology is highly varied and includes neurocutaneous
syndromes, metabolic disorders, cortical malformations, perinatal brain injuries, postnatal infections and head trauma.
NF1 is autosomal dominantly inherited neurocutaneous
It is a neurocutaneous
disorder characterized by the development of multiple neurofibromas in peripheral nerve sheaths.
Sturge-Weber syndrome is a neurocutaneous
disorder characterized by facial and leptomeningeal angiomas, glaucoma, hemiparesis, stroke-like attacks, seizures and also atrophy and calcifications in the brain.
CONGENITAL MELANOCYTIC NEVI can pose two separate but related risks: melanoma and neurocutaneous
Neurofibromatosis, also known as Von Recklinghausen's disease, often involves the origin of ectodermal organs, such as the nervous system, the eyes and the skin, and is a common neurocutaneous
syndrome (Theos et al, 2006; Jouhilahti et al, 2011).