Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome

An inherited condition in which benign tumors develop in hair follicles on the head, chest, back, and arms. People who have this disorder may be at increased risk of developing colon or kidney cancer.

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  • Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 33274 ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = OMIM = 135150 MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = derm eMedicineTopic = 622 MeshID = Birt Hogg Dubé syndrome (BHD) is a very rare human genetic disorder. The disorder… …   Wikipedia

  • Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome — (bərtґ hogґ dūbґ) [Arthur R. Birt, Canadian dermatologist, late 20th century; Georgina R. Hogg, Canadian dermatologist, late 20th century; W. James Dube, Canadian dermatologist, late 20th century] see under syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome — an autosomal dominant disorder of proliferation of ectodermal and mesodermal components, caused by a mutation on chromosome 17p and characterized by multiple acrochordons, trichodiscomas, and fibrofolliculomas on the head, chest, back, and arms;… …   Medical dictionary

  • Syndrome de Birt-Hogg-Dube — Syndrome de Birt Hogg Dubé Syndrome de Birt Hogg Dubé Autre nom {{{Autre nom}}} Référence MIM …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Syndrome de Birt-Hogg-Dubé — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Dubé. Syndrome de Birt Hogg Dubé Référence MIM 135150 Transmission Dominante Chromosome …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Birt — may refer to:People* Charlie Birt (born 1942), Canadian politician. * John Birt (born 1944), Director General of the British Broadcasting Corporation 1992 ndash;2000. * Henry Norbert Birt, Benedictine historian * William Radcliffe Birt… …   Wikipedia

  • Dube — Dubé Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Maladie Syndrome de Birt Hogg Dubé Patronyme Claire L’Heureux Dubé, juge québécoise. Danielle Dubé, écrivaine québécoise. Dany Dubé, journaliste,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dubé — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Maladie Syndrome de Birt Hogg Dubé Patronyme Claire L’Heureux Dubé (1927 ), juge canadien; Danielle Dubé, écrivaine canadienne; Dany Dubé (1961 ),… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Muir–Torre syndrome — Classification and external resources Micrograph of a sebaceous adenoma, as may be seen in Muir Torre syndrome. H E stain. OMIM …   Wikipedia

  • Pneumothorax — Classification and external resources Right sided spontaneous pneumothorax (left in the image). An arrow indicating the edge of the collapsed lung. ICD 10 J …   Wikipedia

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