Síndrome del nevo de células basales en cara y mano

Toggle: English / Spanish

Síndrome de nevo de célula basal en cara y mano

Es un trastorno hereditario caracterizado por ojos grandes, nariz en silla de montar, protuberancia frontal (frente prominente), prognatismo (mentón prominente), numerosos carcinomas de células basales (un tipo de cáncer de piel) y anomalías del esqueleto. Esta persona presenta múltiples pápulas de color carne en forma de cúpula sobre la cara, las cuales son cánceres de células basales, y hoyuelos palmares.

Síndrome de nevo de célula basal en cara y mano

Version Info

  • Last reviewed on 7/26/2011
  • Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

A.D.A.M., Inc. is accredited by URAC, also known as the American Accreditation HealthCare Commission (www.urac.org). URAC's accreditation program is an independent audit to verify that A.D.A.M. follows rigorous standards of quality and accountability. A.D.A.M. is among the first to achieve this important distinction for online health information and services. Learn more about A.D.A.M.'s editorial policy, editorial process and privacy policy. A.D.A.M. is also a founding member of Hi-Ethics and subscribes to the principles of the Health on the Net Foundation (www.hon.ch)

The information provided herein should not be used during any medical emergency or for the diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition. A licensed medical professional should be consulted for diagnosis and treatment of any and all medical conditions. Call 911 for all medical emergencies. Links to other sites are provided for information only -- they do not constitute endorsements of those other sites. © 1997- 2013 A.D.A.M., Inc. Any duplication or distribution of the information contained herein is strictly prohibited.