TITLE

POEMS syndrome

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1701
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "POEMS syndrome" is presented. It is rare multisystem disease characterized by the presence of polyneuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, monoclonal gammopathy, and skin changes. The cause of the condition is unknown. Crow-Fukase syndrome is the synonym of the term.
ACCESSION #
21241391

 

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