Carney-Stratakis syndrome

Definition / meaning of Carney-Stratakis syndrome

A rare, inherited disorder marked by tumors of the gastrointestinal tract and tumors that form in embryonic nervous tissue in the head, neck, and torso. Also called Carney dyad and Carney-Stratakis dyad.

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

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