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Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a genetic disorder that causes non-cancerous tumors to grow throughout the body.

It can affect the brain, skin, lungs, kidneys, heart and skin, and can cause epilepsy or learning disability.

The University of Maryland Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic (UMTSCC) is a clinic designated by the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance and meets criteria for a tertiary care TSC clinic.  Directed by Peter B. Crino, MD, PhD, the clinic's team evaluates and treats individuals ages14 and older.

Nursing Coordinator: Joyce Matthews, MS, RN, CNRN

Read about tuberous sclerosis complex symptoms and diagnosis.

Interested about TSC events in Maryland? Follow the TS Alliance of Maryland's Facebook page.

Services for TSC

The UMTSCC offers outpatient evaluation and treatment with a team that includes:

Additional services including cardiology, pulmonology and ophthalmology are available.