Journal of Applied Dental
and Medical Sciences
Journal of Applied Dental and Medical Sciences is A Quarterly Published


Gorlin-Goltz syndrome- Two case reports

Thriveni R, Sweta Kattimani, DNSV Ramesh, Praveen.A.H, Amit Byatnal, Saba Nasreen, Wajihashereen


Gorlin-Goltz syndrome it is also referred to as Nevoid Basal cell carcinoma syndrome(NBCC) or Basal cell nevus syndrome is a rare autosomal dominant inherited condition involves multiple organ system. It consists of classic triad of basal cell carcinomas,multiple odontogenic keratocysts and skeletal deformities along with other defects.These multiple jaw cysts have more recurrence rate due to their aggressive behaviour and immediate treatment is mandatory.Immediate enucleation and curettage and follow up of patient is necessary.

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