Symptom of Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome?

Q:
What are the symptoms of nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome?

A:
Nevoid basal-cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCCS) can also be called:

  • Gorlin syndrome
  • Gorlin-Goltz syndrome
  • Basal cell nevus syndrome

The most common symptom of NBCCS is basal cell carcinoma in puberty or early adulthood.

Other symptoms include:

  • Eyes that are spaced afar
  • Large head size
  • Bilateral ovarian fibroma
  • A jaw that sticks out

Key word: nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome

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