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Noonan-like/multiple giant cell lesion syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • NL/MGCLS
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Treatment

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How might Noonan-like/multiple giant cell lesion syndrome be treated?

If anomalies are found in any system, regularly scheduled follow-up and life-long monitoring may be required. Visit the GeneReviews Web page on Noonan syndrome to read more.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/bookshelf/br.fcgi?book=gene&part=noonan#noonan.Management

Surgery is usually the treatment of choice for giant cell lesions; however, other options, such as nasal sprays, are being explored.[1]
Last updated: 4/8/2010

References
  1. Allon DM. Central giant cell lesion of the jaw: nonsurgical treatment with calcitonin nasal spray. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Edod. 01-Jun-2009;


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Other Names for this Disease
  • NL/MGCLS
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.