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Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome


Other Names for this Disease

  • BHD
  • BHD syndrome
  • Birt Hogg Dube syndrome
  • Fibrofolliculomas with trichodiscomas and acrochordons
  • Hornstein-Knickenberg syndrome
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Other Names for this Disease
  • BHD
  • BHD syndrome
  • Birt Hogg Dube syndrome
  • Fibrofolliculomas with trichodiscomas and acrochordons
  • Hornstein-Knickenberg syndrome
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.