Medical Dictionary: MEN I


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MEN I: Another name for Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1.
MEN I (condition): Rare inherited disease causing tumors in multiple glands

MEN I: Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) is an inherited disorder that affects the endocrine glands. It is sometimes called multiple endocrine adenomatosis or Wermer's syndrome, after one of the first doctors to recognize it. 1

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1. excerpt from Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1: NIDDK

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