Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome

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Title: Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome
Description: Drawing showing areas of the body affected by Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome, including the skin, lungs, and kidneys.

Areas of the body affected by Birt-Hogg-Dube (BHD) syndrome. BHD syndrome is an inherited disorder that causes an increased risk of kidney cancer, benign (not cancer) skin lesions, collapsed lungs, and lung cysts.
Topics/Categories: Anatomy -- Genitourinary
Anatomy -- Respiratory/Thoracic System
Anatomy -- Skin
Science and Technology -- Genetics
Type: Color, Medical Illustration (JPEG format)
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Terese Winslow (Illustrator)
AV Number: CDR793770
Date Created: July 3, 2018
Date Added: August 21, 2019
Reuse Restrictions: Yes - This image is copyright protected. Any use of this image is subject to prevailing copyright laws. U.S. Government has reuse rights. Please contact the rights holder of this image for permission requests.

Rights holder: Terese Winslow