Clinical and dermatologic aspects of the hereditary intestinal polyposes

Antoinette B. Hood, Anne J. Krush

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Distinctive cutaneous lesions frequently accompany and occasionally precede the intestinal lesions in Gardner's syndrome, Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, and Muir's syndrome. Awareness of the dermatologic manifestations of these entities may facilitate early diagnosis in these potentially life-threatening hereditary disorders.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)546-548
Number of pages3
JournalDiseases of the Colon & Rectum
Issue number8
StatePublished - Aug 1 1983


  • Gardner's syndrome
  • Muir's syndrome
  • Peutz-Jeghers syndrome
  • Polyposis
  • intestinal

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology

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