How is multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A (MEN 2A) characterized?

Updated: Aug 10, 2018
  • Author: Michael A Blake, MBBCh, MRCPI, FRCR; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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MEN 2A (Sipple syndrome) is characterized by the following:

  • Medullary thyroid carcinoma
  • Parathyroid adenoma
  • Pheochromocytomas
  • Hirschsprung disease.

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