Disease Information for Multiple hamartoma syndrome

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Cutaneous manifestations
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Child-Infant Only
Population/Children/all
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Colonoscopy/Polyp
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Adenocarcinoma, breast
Breast hamartoma
Colon polyp
Cutaneous polyps
Mucosal polyps
Multiple hamartoma syndrome
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid malignancy/carcinoma
Thyroid papillary carcinoma
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Process
PROCESS/Benign tumor (ex).
PROCESS/Congenital/developmental (category)
PROCESS/Constitutional/essential disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Hamartoma type neoplasm (ex)
PROCESS/Hamartomatoses/Phakomatoses (ex)
PROCESS/Neoplastic (category)
PROCESS/Phakomatosis/congenital (ex)
PROCESS/Anomalies/Deformities/Malformations (EX)
PROCESS/Congenital neoplasm (ex)
Synonyms
Synonym
CD, COWDEN DIS, COWDEN DISEASE, Cowden syndrome, Cowden syndrome (disorder), COWDENS DIS, Cowdens Disease, Cowden's disease, Cowden's syndrome, CS, Disease Cowden, Disease Cowden's, Hamartoma Syndrome Multiple, MHAM, Multiple hamartoma syndrome, Syndrome Multiple Hamartoma, Synonym/Cowden's disease
Definition

A hereditary disease characterized by multiple ectodermal, mesodermal, and endodermal nevoid and neoplastic anomalies. Papules of the face and oral mucosa are the most characteristic lesion. Other changes occur in the skin, in the thyroid, the breast, the gastrointestinal system, and the nervous system.

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