Pleuropulmonary pathology of Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome.

Birt-Hogg-Dubé (BHD) syndrome is a rare inherited genodermatosis characterized by distinctive cutaneous lesions, an increased risk of renal and colonic neoplasia, and the development of pleuropulmonary blebs and cysts. Although the pathology of renal and cutaneous manifestations of BHD has been well described, few reports have detailed the pathologic… CONTINUE READING