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Melanoma and neural system tumor syndrome

Disease definition

Melanoma and neural system tumor syndrome is an extremely rare tumor association characterized by dual predisposition to melanoma and neural system tumors (typically astrocytoma; see this term).


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Melanoma-astrocytoma syndrome
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Unknown 
  • Age of onset: Adult, Elderly
  • ICD-10: -
  • OMIM: 155755
  • UMLS: C1835042
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 8468
  • MedDRA: -
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