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Panacea Journal of Medical Sciences


Tuberous sclerosis with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder- A case report


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Author Details: Ichpreet Singh,Prajakta Patkar,Suprakash Chaudhury*,D Saldanha,Chetan Diwan

Volume : 8

Issue : 3

Online ISSN : 2348-7682

Print ISSN : 2249-8176

Article First Page : 123

Article End Page : 125


Abstract

A patient with tuberous sclerosis and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders is reported. He presented with generalized tonic-clonic seizures, skin lesions, restlessness, irritability, hyperactivity and impulsivity since 4 years. He had also developed hyperactivity and impulsivity for the past 2 years. Examination showed Shagreen patches and multiple hypomelanotic macules. MRI brain revealed multiple cortical tubers and sub-ependymal nodules. The condition is briefly discussed.

Keywords: Tuberous sclerosis, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, Tuberous sclerosis associated neuropsychiatric disorders.

Doi :-https://doi.org/10.18231/2348-7682.2018.0028