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Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome

Known as: Gorlin Goltz Syndrome, Fifth Phacomatosis, gorlins syndrome 
An autosomal dominant genetic syndrome caused by abnormalities in the PTCH gene. It is characterized by multiple basal cell carcinomas at a young age… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The Hedgehog (Hh) signaling pathway was first identified in the common fruit fly. It is a highly conserved evolutionary pathway… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Mutations in PATCHED (PTC), the human homolog of the Drosophila patched gene, have been identified in most exons of the gene in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The PATCHED (PTC) gene encodes a Sonic hedgehog (Shh) receptor and a tumor suppressor protein that is defective in basal cell… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Mutations in the tumor suppressor gene PATCHED (PTC) are found in human patients with the basal cell nevus syndrome, a disease… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCCS), or Gorlin's syndrome, is an autosomal dominant disorder that predisposes to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The basal cell nevus syndrome (BCNS) is characterized by developmental abnormalities and by the postnatal occurrence of cancers… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCCS) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by multiple basal cell… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
There are many potential complications which have been reported in association with the naevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome. We… Expand
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Review
1987
Review
1987
Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome has as its hallmarks such diverse manifestations as numerous cutaneous basal cell cancers… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
This is a report of a case of nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome occurring in a patient with the following new features: gross… Expand
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