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How is multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) diagnosed?

To diagnose multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) doctors use a series of tests. First, the doctor will check the blood's hormone levels. The doctor might also do a urine test to check the amount of hormones in the body. The doctor will also do scans of the head, neck and stomach. The scans take detailed pictures of the inside of the body to detect any tumors in the glands.

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