Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) is a genetically dominant disorder that usually starts with seizures. Tumours commonly associated with TSC are giant cell astrocytomas in the region of the third ventricle, presenting with hydrocephalus.
TSC can cause tumours in organs other than the brain.
Common symptoms include, but are not necessarily limited to:
- Hydrocephalus is a common symptom of TSC.
Treatment/Standard of Care
Treatment for TSC includes surgery for tumour removal and often seizure control medication.