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ea0097026 | Section | BES2023

Solving the puzzle of MEN2B syndrome in an adolescent girl

E Nauwynck , J Vanbesien , I Gies , C Ernst , S Raeymaeckers , G Verfaillie , W Waelput , F Vaeyens , J De Greve , J De Schepper , W Staels

Introduction: MEN2B is a rare genetic tumor syndrome that causes medullary thyroid cancer at a young age and may lead to pheochromocytoma later in life. Early diagnosis is crucial for thyroidectomy before metastasis. This case report aims to increase awareness of MEN2B signs and symptoms and the need for early referral and treatment.Case: A 10-year-old girl was referred for ultrasound imaging of a swollen submandibular g...