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ea0056p634 | Clinical case reports - Thyroid/Others | ECE2018

When it is the time of prophylactic thyroidectomy to children with medullary thyroid cancer with RET proto-oncogene Cys634Trp mutation in a family with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A

Galesanu Corina , Niculescu Dan , Apostu Luminita , Romeo Galesanu Mihail

Background: Almost all patients with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia, type 2A (MEN 2A) have MTC. C-cell hyperplasia develops early in life and can be viewed as the precursor lesion for MTC. Children with MEN2A who have a total early thyroidectomy have an excellent chance of remaining disease-free.Objectives: To follow-up the children with RET mutation in a family with MEN2A.Methods: We report a family with MEN2A in which the first pat...