Summary of Tuberous sclerosis
Flashcards on Tuberous sclerosis
is the most frequent primary cardiac tumors in children and is often associated with tuberous sclerosis.
Questions on Tuberous sclerosis
A 7-year-old boy comes to the clinic with his father because of recurrent headaches for the past month. His father says that he often wakes up in the morning with a headache. His temperature is 37.5°C (99.5°F), pulse is 64/min, respirations are 13/min, and blood pressure is 121/81 mmHg. Physical examination shows patches of leathery-appearing and hypo-pigmented skin lesions on his back. Cranial nerve examination is normal. An MRI of the brain shows an intraventricular mass. Which of the following drugs target the pathway that is considered to be abnormally upregulated in this genetic disorder?