BANNAYAN-RILEY-RUVALCABA SYNDROME - DISEASES
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Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome



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Ruvalcaba-Myhre-Smith syndrome (RMSS) is caused by an autosomal dominant hereditary mutation in the PTEN gene and is associated with intestinal polyps and skin lesions. Patients of the syndrome often suffer from other PTEN-associated syndromes with a diverse clinical picture. The focus of the treatment is on control examinations, which counteract the increased cancer risk of patients