Publication date: 9 Jun 2017
Associated community Neurofibromatosis Type 2
Author: Rare Genomics Institute
Neurofibromatosis type 2 or NF2 is a genetic disorder characterized by the development of benign tumors in the nervous system. Depending on the type of cell that originates the tumor, these tumors are called schwannomas, meningiomas or ependymomas.