Gardner Syndrome

  • Alexandra Golant
  • Joshua A. Zeichner


Gardner syndrome (GS) is a phenotypic variant of familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP). The syndrome is characterized by premalignant intestinal polyposis and distinct extraintestinal features, such as multiple epidermoid cysts, osteomas, and desmoid or fibrous tumors of the skin and soft tissue [1].


Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Familial Adenomatous Polyposis Adenomatous Polyposis Coli Desmoid Tumor Epidermoid Cyst 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of DermatologyThe Mt. Sinai HospitalNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of DermatologyMt. Sinai School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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