Radiological features in 82 patients with nevoid basal cell carcinoma (NBCC or Gorlin) syndrome

Purpose: Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome (NBCCS) is an autosomal-dominant disorder characterized by multiple basal cell carcinomas, jaw cysts, palmar/plantar pits, calcification of the falx cerebri, and spine and rib anomalies. NBCCS is due to mutations in PTCH1, the human homologue of the Drosophila segment polarity gene patched. Mutations are… (More)