neoplasia

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Related to Multiple endocrine neoplasia: Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1, Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2

neoplasia

[‚nē·ə′plā·zhə]
(medicine)
Formation of a neoplasm or tumor.
Formation of new tissue.
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11q13 allelic loss in pituitary tumors in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome type 1.
This is the case of a 23-year-old man with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2B (MEN 2B) syndrome who presented with an intestinal obstruction secondary to intestinal neuroma.
Microadenomatosis of the endocrine pancreas in patients with and without the multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 syndrome.
5% in a screened population with hypertension (20),5% in a population with adrenal incidentaloma (21), and 42% in a population presenting with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A and medullary thyroid cancer (22).
It has been reported that patients with a history of familial hyperparathyroidism, (8) multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome type I, (9) and hereditary hyperparathyroidism--jaw tumor syndrome (10) are more predisposed to developing parathyroid carcinoma.
Multiple endocrine neoplasia, neuroendocrine tumors, and other endocrine disorders
liraglutide[rDNA origin] injection) is contraindicated in patients with a personal or family history of MTC and in patients with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia syndrome type 2 (MEN 2).
Mutations in the RET protooncogene (exons 10, 11, and 13-16) cause multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 (MEN2) syndromes, autosomal dominant disorders that lead to a high lifetime risk of medullary thyroid carcinoma.
Familial cases, such as multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes, tend to develop in younger patients, and they are more frequently bilateral and multifocal.
A metastatic neuroendocrinc anaplastic small cell tumor in a patient with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 syndrome: Assessment of disease status and response to doxorubicin, cyclophosphamide, etoposide chemotherapy through scintigraphic imaging with (111) In-pentetreotide.
A report of a granular cell pituicytoma associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 is in the literature[10]; however, this tumor is an example of a granular cell tumor or granular cell myoblastoma.

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