Screening and surgical intervention in the multiple endocrine neoplasia patient.

Abstract

Persons with multiple endocrine neoplasias (MEN) are a unique group of patients that present with various APUDomas. Screening of family members can lead to early detection of these tumors and possible cure of potentially fatal tumors. Screening for the MEN syndromes at present is limited to provocative and biochemical parameters. The gene(s) responsible for… (More)

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@article{Pasieka1993ScreeningAS, title={Screening and surgical intervention in the multiple endocrine neoplasia patient.}, author={Janice L. Pasieka}, journal={Seminars in surgical oncology}, year={1993}, volume={9 5}, pages={433-6} }