NBCCS

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Related to Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome: Gorlin Syndrome, ameloblastoma, Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome, Calcifying odontogenic cyst
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NBCCSNevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
NBCCSNuclear, Biological, and Chemical Contamination Survivability (US DoD)
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Gupta, "Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome in Indian patients: a clinical and radiological study of 6 cases and review of literature," Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology, vol.
Mutations in the human homologue of the Drosophila patched gene in Caucasian and African-American nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome patients.
Fetal rhabdomyoma is not generally considered part of nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome. However, a review of the literature revealed five patients with this syndrome who also had fetal rhabdomyomas in various locations.
The gene is part of the same pathway implicated in nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCCS) or Gorlin-Goltz syndrome, though its expression is less severe.
We describe the imaging findings in a 13-year-old boy with nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCCS).