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Neurofibromotosis and the eyes

How is NF related to the function of the eyes. Or what is it that an Optometrist can identify in the eyes that is related to NF
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Hi,
Ophthalmologic manifestations of NF-1 include the following: Lisch nodules, plexiform neurofibromas, choroid hamartomas, retinal tumors,optic nerve gliomas and prominent corneal nerves. It is best that you discuss this also with your attending physician for proper evaluation. Take care and regards.
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