Gorlin-Goltz Syndrome: case report and review of literature

Adrianne Rahde Bischoff, Yina Mercedes Timana Delgado, Fabiano de Oliveira Poswar, Eduardo Tarasconi Ruschel, Eduardo Kohls Toralles, Gabriel Lona Curubeto Lona de Miranda, Mario Francisco Silveira Rita


Description of a case report of Gorlin-Goltz Syndrome diagnosed in a male newborn who presented increased head circumference and bifid ribs. Mother and grandmother presented typical physical findings of the syndrome, including palmar pits, odontogenic cysts, and history of multiple skin cancer resections. The diagnosis was based on clinical findings of three relatives. A literature review is also presented.


Gorlin-Goltz Syndrome; bifid rib; skin cancer

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