Gardner's syndrome


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Gardner's syndrome

[′gärd·nərz ‚sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
A hereditary disorder transmitted as an autosomal dominant; manifested in childhood by multiple neoplasms, including bony and mesenteric tumors, fatty and fibrous skin, and intestinal polyps.
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Simpson RD, Harrison EG Jr, Mayo CW Mesenteric fibromatosis in familial polyposis: a variant of Gardner's syndrome.
These include ataxiatelangiectasia, Gardner's syndrome, and basal cell nevus syndrome.
12) A relationship also exists between aggressive fibromatosis and Gardner's syndrome; patients with Gardner's syndrome can also exhibit multiple desmoid tumors.