Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

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The third edition of a classic work originally published by Lippincott Raven. Tuberous Sclerosis is a genetic disease characterized by lesions of the skin and central nervous system, seizures, and sometimes severe mental retardation. This revised edition will include biological analysis of underlying genetic causes.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 362 pages
  • 160 x 238.8 x 22.9mm | 816.48g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 3 colour plates, numerous halftones, 18 line drawings
  • 0195122100
  • 9780195122107

Table of contents

Foreword ; Preface ; 1. History ; 2. Criteria for Diagnosis ; 3. Population Studies ; 4. Natural History of Cerebral TSC ; 5. Psychiatric Features ; 6. Electroencephalography ; 7. magnetoencephalography ; 8. Central Nervous System Imaging ; 9. Neuropathology ; 10. Ophthalmic Findings ; 11. Dermatologic Manifestions ; 12. Renal Involvement ; 13. Cardiac Manifestations ; 14. Pulmonary Manifestations ; 15. The Endocrine System ; 16. Liver, Dig Tract, Spleen, Arteries, Lymph ; 17. Imaging of Bone and Great Vessels ; 18. Lineagages of Cells in the CNS ; 19. Gene Mapping: TSC 1 ; 20. Mapping of TSC2: Tuberin ; 21. Genetic Counselling ; 22. Impact of Diagnosis on Patient and Familyshow more

Review quote

From the previous edition: 'This book will clearly be of use to a wide variety of physicians who are involved ... with this bewildering disorder'Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurologyshow more