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Is there a connection between neurofibromatosis and severe

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Is there a connection between neurofibromatosis and severe eczema of legs and arms?
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: Yes ankles swollen Feels better right after showering and then itching and soreness start again Have been to dermatology and given prednisone which helps when on it Wondering if the neurofibromatosis could have anything to do with the skin problem
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Pancreatitis a couple times
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr.Saleem replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Dr.Saleem replied 1 month ago.

No actually there is no documented relation between the two conditions. Might coexist coincidentally but no specific link as such.

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