Painful orbital and systemic neurofibromas-marfanoid habitus syndrome

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Painful orbital and systemic neurofibromas-marfanoid habitus syndrome is a rare benign peripheral nerve sheath tumor disorder characterized by multiple painful mucin-rich plexiform neurofibromas located in the orbits cranium large spinal nerves and mucosa associated with a marfanoid habitus enlarged corneal nerves congenital neuronal migration anomalies and facial dysmorphism which includes ptosis proptosis prominent nose full lips gingival hyperplasia and multiple subcutaneous and submucosal nodules in the lips and sublingual zone.

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