Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 58--61

Gorlin-Goltz Syndrome


MK Sunil1, Raghav Kumar2, EN Guru3, Vikash Ranjan1 
1 Department of Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Radiology, DJ College of Dental Sciences and Research, Modinagar, Uttar Pradesh, India
2 Department of Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Radiology, DJ College of Dental Sciences and Research, Modinagar Uttar Pradesh, India
3 Department of Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Radiology, DJ College of Dental Sciences and Research Modinagar, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
M K Sunil
Department of Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Radiology DJ College of Dental Sciences and Research, Ajit Mahal, Niwari Road, Modinagar-201204, Uttar Pradesh
India

Gorlin-Goltz syndrome, also known as basal cell nevus syndrome, is an uncommon autosomal dominant inherited disorder characterized by numerous basal cell carcinomas, odontogenic keratocysts, and musculoskeletal malformation. It is occasionally associated with aggressive basal cell carcinoma and internal malignancies. It is about a muttisystemic process characterized by the presence of multiple pigmented basocellular carcinomas, keratocysts in the jaws, palmar and/or plantar pits and calcification of the falxcerebri. Hence, present a case report and a review of Gorlin-Goltz syndrome.


How to cite this article:
Sunil M K, Kumar R, Guru E N, Ranjan V. Gorlin-Goltz Syndrome.J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol 2010;22:58-61


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Sunil M K, Kumar R, Guru E N, Ranjan V. Gorlin-Goltz Syndrome. J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol [serial online] 2010 [cited 2022 Jan 18 ];22:58-61
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