Gorlin's basal cell nevus syndrome

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1986 Jul;112(7):773-5. doi: 10.1001/archotol.1986.03780070085018.


A case report is used to illustrate the characteristics of Gorlin's syndrome and to emphasize the need for early recognition by the physician and for thorough lifetime follow-up by the patient to prevent severe sequelae.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome* / diagnostic imaging
  • Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome* / pathology
  • Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome* / surgery
  • Carcinoma, Basal Cell* / diagnostic imaging
  • Carcinoma, Basal Cell* / pathology
  • Carcinoma, Basal Cell* / surgery
  • Dura Mater / diagnostic imaging
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mandibular Neoplasms / diagnostic imaging
  • Orbital Neoplasms / diagnostic imaging
  • Skin Neoplasms / pathology
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed