RTS - Rothmund-Thomson syndrome is a rare disorder that affects the skin and mucous membranes, including the mouth and gums.
Affected individuals have a weakened immune system, which causes them to be more susceptible to infections. The condition is often associated with eczema, thrush, or cold sores.
RTS can also cause abnormal hair growth in areas such as the scalp, face, and tongue. If a person has Read More
There are some risk factors for spinal chordoma:
You're more likely to get a spinal chordoma if you have multiple family members with the condition or if you have certain genetic changes.
If you've had radiation treatment to your head or neck for another reason, you may be at higher risk than others.
Family history of cancer. If you have a family history of cancer and you're diagnosed with spinal chordoma, it Read More