Birt-Hogg-Dubé Syndrome: A Review of Dermatological Manifestations and Other Symptoms.

Abstract

Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome (BHD) is an autosomal dominant genodermatosis with malignant potential characterized by cutaneous and extracutaneous stigmata. Aberrations in the folliculin (FLCN) gene, which is located on chromosome 17, have been discovered in individuals with this condition. Over 150 unique mutations have been identified in BHD. The skin lesions… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s40257-017-0307-8

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@article{Tong2017BirtHoggDubSA, title={Birt-Hogg-Dub{\'e} Syndrome: A Review of Dermatological Manifestations and Other Symptoms.}, author={Yun Tong and Jeremy A. Schneider and Alvin B Coda and Tissa R. Hata and Philip R. Cohen}, journal={American journal of clinical dermatology}, year={2017} }