World J Oral Maxillofac Surg | Volume 3, Issue 1 | Research Article | Open Access

Gorlin-Goltz Syndrome: Report of 4 Cases

Ouassime Kerdoud1* and Faical Slimani1,2

1Department of Stomatology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Hospital of August 20th, University Hospital, Morocco
2Department of Medicine and Pharmacy, Hassan 2 University of Casablanca, Morocco

*Correspondance to: Ouassime Kerdoud 

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Abstract

Gorlin-Goltz syndrome, also known as Basal Cell Nevomatosis (CBN), is a rare inherited disorder belonging to the family of neurocristopathies or diseases caused by abnormalities of the neural ridges. We report the case of 4 patients, suffering from this syndrome, followed up in the Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery Service in Casablanca, including a familial form in two cases: A mother and her son and 2 isolated cases, followed and treated in our service of maxillofacial surgery of the August 20th hospital in Casablanca. A clinical, biological and radiological assessment was made followed by surgical treatment for the 3 patients, an anatomo-pathological examination and the establishment of a strict monitoring plan.

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Citation:

Kerdoud O, Slimani F. Gorlin-Goltz Syndrome: Report of 4 Cases. World J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2020; 3(1): 1040. Copyright © 2020 Ouassime Kerdoud. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which
permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited..

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