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Personal Stories: Syrel
Syrel is a teacher and supervisor in the Falmouth, Massachusetts, public schools. She is in her mid-40s and was diagnosed with NF1 when she was an adult. Her daughter also has NF1. In July 2002, she spoke with us about her experience.

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Segment 1: [1:30]   | Read transcript
Syrel talks about when and how she first learned she had the disorder.

Segment 2: [:35]   | Read transcript
Syrel talks about the important relationship she has with her doctor.

Segment 3: [1:03]   | Read transcript
Syrel talks about having a daughter with the disorder.

Segment 4: [1:38]   | Read transcript
Syrel talks about being a teacher with the disorder.

Segment 5: [:56]   | Read transcript
Syrel talks about the progression of her NF1 and her hope for the future.