YELLOWJACK

\jˈɛlə͡ʊd͡ʒˌak], \jˈɛlə‍ʊd‍ʒˌak], \j_ˈɛ_l_əʊ_dʒ_ˌa_k]\

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1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer

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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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