A genetic study of Gardner syndrome and congenital hypertrophy of the retinal pigment epithelium.

@article{Lyons1988AGS,
  title={A genetic study of Gardner syndrome and congenital hypertrophy of the retinal pigment epithelium.},
  author={L. A. Lyons and Richard Alan Lewis and Louise C. Strong and S L Zuckerbrod and Robert E. Ferrell},
  journal={American journal of human genetics},
  year={1988},
  volume={42 2},
  pages={290-6}
}
Gardner Syndrome (GS) is an autosomal dominant variant of colorectal polyposis with essentially complete penetrance. It is distinguished from the other polyposis syndromes by its delayed age at onset, the number of polyps, and its extracolonic manifestations. The presence of epidermal cysts, bony osteomata, desmoid tumors, and dental anomalies are distinguishing features of this syndrome. Recently, multiple and bilateral patches of congenital hypertrophy of the retinal pigment epithelium (CHRPE… CONTINUE READING

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