M2 EQUITYBITES-February 12, 2018-Elsevier signs partnership with VHL Alliance on PracticeUpdateFree virtual resource about von Hippel-Lindau
M2 PHARMA-February 12, 2018-Elsevier signs partnership with VHL Alliance on PracticeUpdateFree virtual resource about von Hippel-Lindau
The tumor is very rare in the sporadic form, but more often associated with Von Hippel-Lindau
(VHL) disease a familial cancer syndrome characterized by benign or malignant tumors and cystic lesions affecting multiple systems.
Tobacco is the most predisposing risk factor; other risk factors include cystic disease, tuberous sclerosis, von Hippel-Lindau
1,2 HMBs can arise sporadically or can be associated with von Hippel-Lindau
Linzie Offord suffers from Von Hippel-Lindau
syndrome (VHL), which affects internal organs and causes tumours to grow around the body.
At seven Andy was found to have Von Hippel-Lindau
syndrome, where tumours develop and attack organs.
Text-word combinations included familial RCC, von Hippel-Lindau
, hereditary papillary renal cancer, hereditary leiomyomatosis, hereditary paragangliomas and pheochromocytomas, Birt-Hogg-Dube, and tuberous sclerosis complex.
9] Human genes: TH, tyrosine hydroxylase; DBH, dopamine beta-hydroxylase; PNMT, phenylethanolamine N-methyltransferase; SDH3, succinate dehydrogenase complex iron sulfur subunit B; SDHD, succinate dehydrogenase complex subunit D; VHL, von Hippel-Lindau
tumor suppressor; RET, ret proto-oncogene.
For example, in von Hippel-Lindau
syndrome, (5) it appears that the incidence of pancreatic involvement by renal cell carcinoma is less than the general population, whereas in the setting of Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome, (6) the scant data suggest that incidence may be the same as that in the general population.
Her family history was significant for von Hippel-Lindau
disease (VHL), affecting her father and paternal grandmother.