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Disease Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome

Name Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome
Synonyms Hamartomatous Intestinal Polyposes | Hamartomatous Intestinal Polyposis | Intestinal Polyposes, Hamartomatous | Intestinal Polyposis, Hamartomatous | Lentiginoses, Perioral | Lentiginosis, Perioral | Perioral Lentiginoses | Perioral Lentiginosis | Periorificial Lentiginosis Syndrome | Periorificial Lentiginosis Syndromes | Peutz Jeghers Polyposis | Peutz-Jeghers Polyposis | Peutz Jegher's Syndrome | Peutz Jeghers Syndrome | Peutz-Jegher's Syndrome | Peutz-Jegher Syndrome | PJS | Polyposes, Hamartomatous Intestinal | Polyposis, Hamartomatous Intestinal | Polyposis, Peutz-Jeghers | Polyps and Spots Syndrome | Polyps-and-Spots Syndrome | Polyps-and-Spots Syndromes | Syndrome, Periorificial Lentiginosis | Syndrome, Peutz-Jeghers | Syndrome, Peutz-Jegher's | Syndrome, Polyps-and-Spots | Syndromes, Periorificial Lentiginosis | Syndromes, Polyps-and-Spots
Definition A hereditary disease caused by autosomal dominant mutations involving CHROMOSOME 19. It is characterized by the presence of INTESTINAL POLYPS, consistently in the JEJUNUM, and mucocutaneous pigmentation with MELANIN spots of the lips, buccal MUCOSA, and digits.
Categories Cancer | Digestive system disease | Genetic disease (inborn) | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D010580
OMIM® ID 175200
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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplastic Syndromes, Hereditary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gastrointestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intestinal Polyposis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplastic Syndromes, Hereditary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pigmentation Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperpigmentation Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Melanosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lentigo Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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