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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 61, Issue 5, pp 586–587 | Cite as

Neurofibromatosis presenting with aqueductal stenosis

  • Arijit Chattopadhyay
  • Archana S. Kher
  • Rakesh M. Thamke
  • Chandrahas T. Deshmukh
  • Burjor A. Bharucha
Clinical Briefs

Keywords

Meningioma Hydrocephalus Head Circumference Neurofibromatosis Optic Atrophy 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Arijit Chattopadhyay
    • 1
  • Archana S. Kher
    • 1
  • Rakesh M. Thamke
    • 1
  • Chandrahas T. Deshmukh
    • 1
  • Burjor A. Bharucha
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsK.E.M. Hospital & Seth G.S. Medical CollegeBombay

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