\bˈa͡ɪ ˌa͡ɪˌa͡ɪˈɛs akwˈə͡ʊsə], \bˈa‍ɪ ˌa‍ɪˌa‍ɪˈɛs akwˈə‍ʊsə], \b_ˈaɪ_ ˌaɪ__ˌaɪ_ˈɛ_s a_k_w_ˈəʊ_s_ə]\

Definitions of BIIIS AQUOSA.

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1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
By Smith Ely Jelliffe

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  • type multiple endocrine neoplasia characterized by virtually 100% incidence medullary thyroid carcinoma, a 50% pheochromocytoma, and lesser adenomas associated hyperparathyroidism. condition always transmitted through autosomal dominant inheritance. Genetic testing can identify individuals with the trait in early infancy. Treatment is usually excision of enlarged parathyroid glands. (From Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 3d ed, pp1172-75)
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