\sˈɪstəmz θˈi͡əɹi], \sˈɪstəmz θˈi‍əɹi], \s_ˈɪ_s_t_ə_m_z θ_ˈiə_ɹ_i]\

Definitions of SYSTEMS THEORY

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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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