hamartoma syndrome

hamartoma syndrome

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48) The finding of generalized BFHs should prompt further investigation to rule out nevoid BCC syndrome, Cowden syndrome, generalized follicular hamartoma syndrome, and Rombo syndrome.
Generalized BFH may represent generalized follicular hamartoma syndrome (Brown-Crounse syndrome), tuberous sclerosis, Cowden syndrome ("multiple hamartoma syndrome" involving organs from all 3 germinal layers), multiple trichoepitheliomas, NBCCS, Rombo syndrome (atrophoderma vermiculatum of the face, multiple milia, telangiectases, acral erythema, and a propensity to develop BCC), and multiple tumors of the follicular infundibulum.
PTEN mutations have also been found in Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome, Proteus syndrome, and Proteus-like syndrome, and it has been proposed that these disorders be classified together as "PTEN hamartoma syndromes.