Neurofibroma of the tibia and fibula: a case report

Aneeqa Basardien, Aladdin Speelman


This case report describes and illustrates neurofibromatosis Type 1 with a giant neurofibroma of the tibia and fibula, diagnosed in a patient in his late 20s. The clinical history, investigations, results, etiology, epidemiology, radiographic appearance and treatment of this case are also discussed.


Von Recklinghausen’s Disease, rounded nodules, café au lait, tumours, autosomal dominant

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The South African Radiographer | ISSN 0258 0241

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