CYLD mutation causes multiple familial trichoepithelioma in three Chinese families.

Multiple familial trichoepithelioma (MFT) and familial cylindromatosis are two clinically distinct cancer syndromes. MFT patients developed mostly trichoepithelioma in the face while cylindromatosis patients developed cylindromas predominantly (approximately 90%) on the head and neck. However, multiple familial trichoepithelioma is occasionally associated… CONTINUE READING