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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Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN-1) was originally known as Wermer syndrome. The most common tumors seen in MEN-1 involve the parathyroid gland, islet cells of the pancreas, and pituitary gland.
Creatinine level greater than 2.5 mg indicates stage 3 or more advance CKD eGFR 34.4 ml/L.Diagnosed or suspected endocrine diseases like Cushing syndrome Leprechaunism Lipodystrophic states Wermer syndrome and RabsonMendenhall syndrome as they are associated with insulin resistance.Pregnant or breast feeding female.The data collection sheet included age gender weight BMI HbA1c FBS RBS frequency of hypoglycaemic and hyperglycaemic events and duration of hospitalization and type of insulin regimen that is used.
It is sometimes called familial multiple endocrine adenomatosis type 1 or Wermer syndrome, after one of the first doctors to recognize it.