What is included in the long-term monitoring of patients with McCune-Albright syndrome (MAS)?

Updated: Jan 17, 2019
  • Author: Gabriel I Uwaifo, MD; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Endocrinology follow-up care for MAS patients is lifelong. Ablation of hyperfunctioning endocrine tissue should be arranged early. These patients have an increased incidence of breast cancer and osteosarcoma and thus require lifelong follow-up screening.


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