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Eye Eye Picture + Cafe au lait spots!

During a routine eye exam in an 18 year old male patient an ophthalmologist discovers what his shown in the image below. Not knowing what to make of this, the doctor does a full physical which is unremarkable except for cafe au lait spots on the patient's back. The patient notes a family history of similar skin findings. Which of the following conditions is most likely?

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A. MEN type I
B. Neurofibromatosis type I
C. Neurofibromatosis type II
D. Tuberous sclerosis
E. Von-Hippel Lindau syndrome
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B. Neurofibromatosis type I
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Answer is B...It is diagnostic of b....lisch nodule on iris...
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Lisch nodules in the iris. Detected visually with Opthalmology exam.
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Answer..neurofibromatosis type 1
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B. Neurofibromatosis type I
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yep, its b
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Yupe...B b B
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The correct answer is B. Neurofibromatosis type I. The cafe au lait spot and the photograph of the eye shows a Lisch nodule, all consistent with Neurofibromatosis type I (autosomal dominant caused by a gene on chromosome 17)
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B) nf type 1
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