Muir-Torre syndrome in patients with hematologic malignancies

Am J Hematol. 1992 May;40(1):64-5. doi: 10.1002/ajh.2830400114.


The Muir-Torre syndrome (MTS) is defined as the concurrent or sequential discovery of at least one sebaceous gland tumor and a minimum of one internal malignancy. A man with Hodgkin's lymphoma who subsequently developed an ocular sebaceous carcinoma in situ is described and the world literature of patients with the MTS and hematologic malignancies is reviewed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adenocarcinoma / complications*
  • Adult
  • Genes, Dominant
  • Hodgkin Disease / complications*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Sebaceous Gland Neoplasms / complications*
  • Syndrome