[Clinical characteristics in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 in Japan: a review of 106 patients].

@article{Yoshimoto1991ClinicalCI,
  title={[Clinical characteristics in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 in Japan: a review of 106 patients].},
  author={K. K. Yoshimoto and Seiichi Saito},
  journal={Nihon Naibunpi Gakkai zasshi},
  year={1991},
  volume={67 7},
  pages={764-74}
}
A review of 106 patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) type 1 reported between 1966-1989 in Japan was conducted in order to clarify the natural history of this disease. Sporadic MEN 1 was found in 61 patients, and familial MEN 1 was found in 45 patients from 15 families. The mean ages at diagnosis of the two groups were 46.2 and 41.3 years… CONTINUE READING