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Medical Term:

Sipple syndrome

Pronunciation: sip'el

Definition: pheochromocytoma, medullary carcinoma of the thyroid, and parathyroid adenomas; autosomal dominant inheritance, caused by mutation in the RET oncogene on chromosome 10q.

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