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Molecular genetics and patient management of multiple endocrine neoplasia type I

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Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN-1) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by the combined occurrence of tumours of the parathyroids, pancreatic islet cells and anterior pituitary. Other MEN-1-associated tumours include angiofibromas, collagenomas, lipomas, carcinoids and adrenocortical tumours. The MEN-1 gene, which represents a putative tumour suppressor gene, was identified in 1997, and over 340 mutations have been reported in MEN-1 families, patients with non-familial MEN...

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10.1053/beem.2001.0135

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
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BEST PRACTICE and RESEARCH CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY and METABOLISM More from this journal
Volume:
15
Issue:
2
Pages:
189-212
Publication date:
2001-06-01
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ISSN:
1521-690X
Language:
English
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uuid:23028601-da82-445b-949d-53f771c5323f
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25313
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2012-12-19

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