What is Birt-Hogg-Dubé (BHD) syndrome?

BHD is an inherited condition, characterised by the development of fibrofolliculomas (benign skin tumours), pulmonary cysts and pneumothorax (collapsed lung), and predisposition to kidney cancers.

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Raising awareness is key - we need frontline doctors to have knowledge of this syndrome, and to raise awareness amongst the public. #BHD2021 #ThinkBHD
Important point - with diagnosis and management, BHD patients lead a long and productive life. This is not a lethal rare disease if managed correctly. #BHD2021 #ThinkBHD https://t.co/sGWSB7MVZF BHDSyndrome photo

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