Familial Cylindromatosis

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Familial Cylindromatosis

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The terms "Familial Cylindromatosis" returned 6 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Identification of a large rearrangement in CYLD as a cause of familial cylindromatosis.
 

Author(s): Ans M W van den Ouweland, Peter Elfferich, Roy Lamping, Raoul van de Graaf, Monique M van Veghel-Plandsoen, S M Franken, A C Houweling

Journal: Fam. Cancer. 2011 Mar;10(1):127-32.

 

Pathogenic mutations in CYLD can be identified in patients affected with Brooke-Spiegler syndrome, (Familial) Cylindromatosis or multiple familial trichoepithelioma. To date, only technologies which are able to identify small point mutations in CYLD, such as sequence and WAVE analysis, ...

Last Updated: 10 Feb 2011

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Mutations in the CYLD gene in Brooke-Spiegler syndrome, familial cylindromatosis, and multiple familial trichoepithelioma: lack of genotype-phenotype correlation.
 

Author(s): Sarah Bowen, Melissa Gill, David A Lee, Galen Fisher, Roy G Geronemus, Marialuisa Espinel Vazquez, Julide Tok Celebi

Journal: J. Invest. Dermatol.. 2005 May;124(5):919-20.

 

Brooke-Spiegler syndrome (BSS), familial cylindromatosis (FC), and multiple familial trichoepithelioma (MFT), originally described as distinct entities, share overlapping clinical findings. Patients with BSS are predisposed to multiple skin appendage tumors such as cylindroma, trichoepithelioma, ...

Last Updated: 27 Apr 2005

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Multiple familial trichoepithelioma caused by mutations in the cylindromatosis tumor suppressor gene.
 

Author(s): Aicha Salhi, Dorothea Bornholdt, Frank Oeffner, Sajid Malik, Ernest Heid, Rudolf Happle, Karl-Heinz Grzeschik

Journal: Cancer Res.. 2004 Aug;64(15):5113-7.

 

The recessive oncogene cylindromatosis (CYLD) mapping on 16q12-q13 is generally implicated in familial cylindromatosis, whereas a gene region for multiple familial trichoepithelioma has been assigned to 9p21. Markers from both chromosome intervals were subjected to linkage analysis ...

Last Updated: 3 Aug 2004

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