multiple endocrine neoplasia 1

mul·ti·ple en·do·crine ne·o·pla·si·a 1

(MEN1) (mŭl'ti-pĕl en'dō-krin nē-ō-plā'zē-ă)
Syndrome characterized by tumors of the pituitary gland, pancreatic islet cells, and parathyroid glands; may be associated with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome; autosomal dominant inheritance, caused by mutation in the MEN1 gene on chromosome 11q.
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There are several genetic syndromes that increase the risk for their development such as Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia 1 and 2 (MEN1 and MEN2), and neurofibromatosis.

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