Wermer syndrome

Wermer syndrome

(werm'er)
[Paul Wermer, U.S. internist, 1898–1975]
Multiple endocrine neoplasia, type I.

Wermer,

Paul, U.S. internist, 1898-1975.
Wermer syndrome - Zollinger-Ellison syndrome with additional endocrine and glandular disorders.
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Diagnosed or suspected endocrine diseases like Cushing syndrome Leprechaunism Lipodystrophic states Wermer syndrome and RabsonMendenhall syndrome as they are associated with insulin resistance.
It is sometimes called familial multiple endocrine adenomatosis type 1 or Wermer syndrome, after one of the first doctors to recognize it.