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How does multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) affect the pancreas?

When multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) creates tumors in the pancreas, it can lower the body's sugar levels. Too little sugar makes people confused and grumpy. Tumors in the pancreas can also cause stomach pains and diarrhea.

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