Int J Surg Case Rep 2021 May 26;83:106012. Epub 2021 May 26.
Department of Vascular Surgery, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical University, Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan. Electronic address:
Introduction: Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF-1) or von Recklinghausen's disease, an autosomal dominant genetic disorder, is characterized by a café au lait spot and cutaneous neurofibromas. It typically involves the skin, nerves, bones, muscles, and eyes, and occasionally involves vascular complications and can lead to life-threatening hemorrhage.
Case Presentation: We present the case of a 77-year-old female with a posterior tibial artery rupture with NF-1. Read More