NF5
MCID: NRF013
MIFTS: 10

Neurofibromatosis Type 5 (NF5) malady

Neuronal category

Summaries for Neurofibromatosis Type 5

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NIH Rare Diseases:43 Neurofibromatosis type 5, also known as segmental neurofibromatosis, is a rare disorder that causes neurofibromas (benign tumors) to develop on or just under the skin.  individuals with neurofibromatosis type 5 may or may not also develop skin spots called café-au-lait spots or other features of neurofibromatosis type 1. the affected area can vary in size from a narrow strip to covering nearly half of the body and may be located on one or both sides of the body. last updated: 10/11/2013

MalaCards: Neurofibromatosis Type 5, also known as segmental neurofibromatosis, is related to plexiform neurofibroma and tuberous sclerosis. An important gene associated with Neurofibromatosis Type 5 is NF2 (neurofibromin 2 (merlin)). Affiliated tissues include skin.

Aliases & Classifications for Neurofibromatosis Type 5

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Anatomical: Neuronal


Aliases & Descriptions:

neurofibromatosis type 5 43 61
segmental neurofibromatosis 43
neurofibromatosis type v 43
nf5 43


Related Diseases for Neurofibromatosis Type 5

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Diseases in the neurofibromatosis family:

neurofibromatosis type 3b neurofibromatosis type 3a
neurofibromatosis type 5 neurofibromatosis type 6

Diseases related to Neurofibromatosis Type 5 via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards/GeneDecks gene sharing:

idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1plexiform neurofibroma10.2
2tuberous sclerosis10.1
3renal agenesis10.0
4meningocele10.0
5cobb syndrome10.0
6meningoencephalocele10.0

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Diseases related to neurofibromatosis type 5

Clinical Features for Neurofibromatosis Type 5

Drugs & Therapeutics for Neurofibromatosis Type 5

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Genetic Tests for Neurofibromatosis Type 5

Anatomical Context for Neurofibromatosis Type 5

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Neurofibromatosis Type 5:

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Skin

Animal Models for Neurofibromatosis Type 5 or affiliated genes

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Genetic Variations for Neurofibromatosis Type 5

Expression for genes affiliated with Neurofibromatosis Type 5

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Expression patterns in normal tissues for genes affiliated with Neurofibromatosis Type 5

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Sources for Neurofibromatosis Type 5

3CDC
13ExPASy
14FMA
22GTR
23HGMD
24HMDB
25ICD10
26ICD10 via Orphanet
27ICD9CM
29IUPHAR
30KEGG
35MeSH
36MESH via Orphanet
37MGI
40NCIt
41NDF-RT
44NINDS
45Novoseek
47OMIM
48OMIM via Orphanet
51PubMed
52QIAGEN
58SNOMED-CT via Orphanet
61UMLS
62UMLS via Orphanet