ea0070aep630 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2020
, Mamedova Elizaveta
, Belaya Zhanna
, Melnichenko Galina
Introduction: Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1) is a rare, autosomal dominant disease caused by mutations in the MEN1 gene. The syndrome predisposes an individual to the development of primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT), gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs), pituitary adenomas (PA), as well as other endocrine and non-endocrine tumors that usually manifest at a young age. If a patient with the MEN 1 phenotype does not carry m...