Carney complex

Definition / meaning of Carney complex

A rare, inherited disorder marked by dark spots on the skin and tumors in the heart, endocrine glands, skin, and nerves. There are two types of Carney complex, which are caused by mutations (changes) in different genes. Also called Carney syndrome.

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The Web site of the National Cancer Institute (http://www.cancer.gov/)

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