ea0013s66 | Dealing with MEN | SFEBES2007
, Chan Li
, Savage MO
, Johnston LB
Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 (MEN2) is an autosomal dominant condition that is rare in childhood. MEN2 is sub-classified into three categories that all include familial medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC). Familial MTC has no other associated tumours. MEN2A is characterised by MTC, phaeochromocytoma and parathyroid tumours and MEN2B consists of MTC, phaeochromocytoma, ganglioneuromatosis and usually a Marfanoid habitus. The identification of RET as the causative gene has ...