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Table 3 Diagnostic protocols in NBCCS.

From: Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (Gorlin syndrome)

Family history

    past medical and dental history

Clinical examinations

    oral

    skin

    central nervous system

    head circumference

    interpupillar distance

    eyes

    genito-urinary system

    cardio-vascular system

    respiratory system

    skeletal system

Genetic testing

X-ray

    chest

    A.P. and lateral skull

    Panoramic radiograph

    Cervical and thoracic spine – A.P. and lateral

    Hands (for pseudocysts)

    Pelvic (female)

Ovarian ultrasound (female) for ovarian fibroma

Echocardiogram (children) for cardiac fibroma