Definitions for hamartoma syndrome, multiple
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word hamartoma syndrome, multiple
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Hamartoma Syndrome, Multiple
A hereditary disease characterized by multiple ectodermal, mesodermal, and endodermal nevoid and neoplastic anomalies. Facial trichilemmomas and papillomatous papules of the oral mucosa are the most characteristic lesions. Individuals with this syndrome have a high risk of BREAST CANCER; THYROID CANCER; and ENDOMETRIAL CANCER. This syndrome is associated with mutations in the gene for PTEN PHOSPHATASE.
Find a translation for the hamartoma syndrome, multiple definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these hamartoma syndrome, multiple definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"hamartoma syndrome, multiple." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 26 Jan. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/hamartoma syndrome, multiple>.