Neurofibromatosis is a genetic disorder in which numerous tumors are formed on the nerve tissue. These can form anywhere on the nervous system including your brain, spine or nerves. These tumors are usually benign or non-cancerous but in some cases they become malignant. It is rarely inherited and is caused by gene mutation.
- Harmless Neurofibromas or soft bumps on or under the skin
- Bone deformities
- Loss of hearing, learning impairment etc
- Several light brown spots on skin
- Freckles in armpits or groin
- Balance difficulties
Symptoms may vary from person to person or depending on the type of the disease.
Ayurveda treatment can be provided in the initial stages to reduce the symptoms and prevent further aggravation of the disease. Internal medication along with external application of medicines has proved to be effective in managing the symptoms. Diet restrictions and regular physical activities and yoga have proved to be beneficial in reducing the symptoms. Mode of treatment varies from individual to individual. Hence it is always advisable to meet an Ayurveda specialist who can clear all your doubts and provide treatment that is best for you.