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Tuberous sclerosis complex

Disease definition

Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a neurocutaneous disorder characterized by multisystem hamartomas and associated with neuropsychiatric features.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Bourneville syndrome
    • Tuberous sclerosis
  • Prevalence: 1-5 / 10 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: Q85.1
  • OMIM: 191100  613254
  • UMLS: C0041341
  • MeSH: D014402
  • GARD: 7830  946
  • MedDRA: 10045138

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