Chapter 2. Natural History of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex and Overview of Manifestations

  1. Dr. David J. Kwiatkowski2,
  2. Dr. Vicky Holets Whittemore3 and
  3. Dr. Elizabeth A. Thiele4
  1. Dr. Elizabeth A. Thiele4 and
  2. Sergiusz Józźwiak1

Published Online: 9 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630073.ch2

Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: Genes, Clinical Features and Therapeutics

Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: Genes, Clinical Features and Therapeutics

How to Cite

Thiele, E. A. and Józźwiak, S. (2010) Natural History of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex and Overview of Manifestations, in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: Genes, Clinical Features and Therapeutics (eds D. J. Kwiatkowski, V. H. Whittemore and E. A. Thiele), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630073.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Brigham & Women's Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, 1 Blackfan Circle, Boston, MA 02115, USA

  2. 3

    Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance, 801 Roeder Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA

  3. 4

    Carol & James Herscot Center For TCS, Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Neurology, 175 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Children's Memorial Health Institute Department of Pediatric Neurology and Epileptology Warsaw Poland

  2. 4

    Carol & James Herscot Center For TCS, Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Neurology, 175 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 21 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527322015

Online ISBN: 9783527630073

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Keywords:

  • angiomyolipoma;
  • angiofibroma;
  • lymphangioleiomyomatosis;
  • rhabdomyoma;
  • subependymal nodule;
  • tuberous sclerosis complex

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • TSC: Multisystem Involvement

  • TSC: A Spectrum Across the Life Span

  • TSC: A “Model” System

  • References