multiple endocrine adenomatosis


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multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN),

a group of disorders characterized by functioning tumors in more than one endocrine gland.

multiple endocrine adenomatosis (MEA)

a condition characterized by functioning tumors in more than one endocrine gland. The disorder is commonly associated with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome and may involve the pituitary, pancreas, and parathyroid glands. It is also seen in multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) type I. Also called familial multiple endocrine. See also adenomatosis.
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