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Type 2 Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Differential Diagnoses

  • Author: Melanie L Richards, MD; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
 
Updated: Dec 11, 2015
 
 

Diagnostic Considerations

Hereditary pheochromocytomas may occur with the following conditions:

  • Von Hippel-Lindau syndrome
  • Von Recklinghausen disease (neurofibromatosis)
  • Sturge-Weber syndrome
  • Tuberous sclerosis

Hereditary hyperparathyroidism may occur with the following conditions:

  • Type 1 multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN 1)
  • Familial hyperparathyroidism
  • Familial hypocalciuric hypercalcemia
 
 
Contributor Information and Disclosures
Author

Melanie L Richards, MD MPHE, Professor, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic

Melanie L Richards, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Surgeons, International Association of Endocrine Surgeons, Southwestern Surgical Congress, Western Surgical Association, American Association of Endocrine Surgeons

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Coauthor(s)

Suzanne M Carter, MS Senior Genetic Counselor, Associate, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Genetics, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Suzanne M Carter, MS is a member of the following medical societies: American Bar Association

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Susan J Gross, MD, FRCSC, FACOG, FACMG Codirector, Division of Reproduction Genetics, Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Susan J Gross, MD, FRCSC, FACOG, FACMG is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, American Medical Association, American Society of Human Genetics, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Chief Editor

George T Griffing, MD Professor Emeritus of Medicine, St Louis University School of Medicine

George T Griffing, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Society for Clinical Densitometry, Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, American College of Medical Practice Executives, American Association for Physician Leadership, American College of Physicians, American Diabetes Association, American Federation for Medical Research, American Heart Association, Central Society for Clinical and Translational Research, Endocrine Society

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Acknowledgements

Ruth Freeman, MD, Director of Menopause Research and Treatment Center, Professor, Departments of Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Ruth Freeman, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Clinical Endocrinologists

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Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD Professor and Director, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Molecular Medicine, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD is a member of the following medical societies: American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, American College of Physicians, American Diabetes Association, American Federation for Medical Research, American Medical Association, American Society of Andrology, Endocrine Society, and Illinois State Medical Society

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Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Editor-in-Chief, Medscape Drug Reference

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