BRRS

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BRRSBannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba Syndrome (congenital birth disorder)
BRRSBlenheim Riverside Railway Society (Blenheim, New Zealand)
BRRSBlue Ridge Rescue Suppliers (Virginia)
BRRSBundaberg Rum Rugby Series (Australia)
BRRSBanana River Repeater Station (NASA)
BRRSBlue Ridge Rescue Squad (various locations)
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In addition, the case reports in this issue are rare and interesting cases in the literature such as "Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome", "Stenotrophomonas maltophilia sepsis presenting with perianal cellulitis" and "Renal lymphangiectasia".
The phenotypic spectrum of PTEN-related syndromes includes two allelic disorders linked to mutations in the PTEN gene: Cowden syndrome and Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome [19].
These syndromes, whose characteristics are summarized in Table 1, include Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, juvenile polyposis, Cowden syndrome, and Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome [8-11].
PTEN mutations are related to a variety of rare syndromes, collectively known as PTEN hamartoma tumor syndromes (PHTS), which include Cowden Syndrome (CS), Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome (BRRS), and Proteus and related syndromes [5], although the latter association remains somewhat controversial [6, 7].
They occur in Corney complex, Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, LEOPARD syndrome, LaugierHunziker disease and Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome.
Cutaneous lipoma in children: 5 cases with Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome. J Pediatr Surg.
* Genetic disease such as Li-Fraumeni syndrome, Cowden syndrome, or Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome, or has a first-degree relative with one of them.
Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome: This genetic disorder presents in childhood with macrocephaly and genital pigmentation and may develop multiple hamartomas (lipomas and haemangiomas), thyroid neoplasms and autoimmune thyroiditis, as well as gastrointestinal hamartomas.