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Muir-Torre syndrome

Muir-Torre syndrome (MTS) is an autosomal dominant genodermatosis that consists of unusual cutaneous sebaceous neoplasm (skin tumors), with or without kerathoacantomas and one or more low grade visceral (internal) malignancies, with or without colonic polyps, in the absence of other predisposing factors.

OTHER NAME(S): CUTANEOUS SEBACEOUS NEOPLASMS AND KERATOACANTHOMAS, MULTIPLE, WITH GASTROINTESTINAL AND OTHER CARCINOMAS

ABREVIATION(S):
MuToS
MTS
MRTES

TYPE: skin cancer, CANCER

Related patway(s): Fanconi anemia (FA) pathway, mismatch repair (MMR)

DNAtraffic protein(s) related to disease: MSH2, MLH1

OMIM: 158320

Last modification date: Aug. 25, 2011