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What is MN1?

What is MN1?

  • MN1: A rare genetic defect that can cause meningiomas to develop. A meningioma is a tumor of the meninges which is a membrane that encloses the brain and spinal cord The genetic defect occurs on chromosome 22. The tumor is usually slow-growing and benign.

MN1 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that MN1, or a subtype of MN1, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

MN1: Introduction

Types of MN1:

Broader types of MN1:

What causes MN1?

Causes of MN1: see causes of MN1

What are the symptoms of MN1?

Symptoms of MN1: see symptoms of MN1

MN1: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for MN1.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and MN1.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for MN1: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for MN1.
Treatments for MN1: see treatments for MN1

Name and Aliases of MN1

Main name of condition: MN1

Other names or spellings for MN1:

meningioma 1

Meningioma 1
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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