\ɹˈɪt͡ʃɪts bˈandɪd͡ʒ], \ɹˈɪt‍ʃɪts bˈandɪd‍ʒ], \ɹ_ˈɪ_tʃ_ɪ_t_s b_ˈa_n_d_ɪ_dʒ]\

Definitions of RICHET'S BANDAGE

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1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland

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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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