Multiple endocrine neoplasia, type 2
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Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 (MEN 2) is a genetic disorder associated with a high lifetime risk of medullary thyroid cancer (MTC). It is caused by germlinemutations in the RET proto-oncogene.
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