Multiple desmoplastic melanomas in Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome and a proposed signaling link between folliculin, the mTOR pathway, and melanoma susceptibility

Arch Dermatol. 2010 Nov;146(11):1316-8. doi: 10.1001/archdermatol.2010.333.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome / complications
  • Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome / genetics
  • Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome / metabolism
  • Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome / pathology*
  • Estrone / genetics*
  • Estrone / metabolism
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Melanoma / complications
  • Melanoma / pathology*
  • Melanoma / surgery
  • Middle Aged
  • Mutation
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Signal Transduction
  • Skin Neoplasms / complications
  • Skin Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Skin Neoplasms / surgery
  • TOR Serine-Threonine Kinases / metabolism*

Substances

  • Estrone
  • TOR Serine-Threonine Kinases