OVULIFEROUS SCALES

\ˌɒvjʊlˈɪfəɹəs skˈe͡ɪlz], \ˌɒvjʊlˈɪfəɹəs skˈe‍ɪlz], \ˌɒ_v_j_ʊ_l_ˈɪ_f_ə_ɹ_ə_s s_k_ˈeɪ_l_z]\

Definitions of OVULIFEROUS SCALES

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1920 - A dictionary of scientific terms.
By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D.

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MEN IIa

  • 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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