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Gardner Syndrome MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Gardner Syndrome
Tree Number(s)
C04.557.470.035.215.100.500
C04.588.274.476.411.307.089.393
C04.700.100.392
C06.301.371.411.307.090.500
C06.405.249.411.307.090.500
C06.405.469.158.356.090.500
C06.405.469.491.307.090.500
C06.405.469.578.249.393
C16.131.077.393
C16.320.700.100.393
Unique ID
D005736
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005736
Scope Note
A variant of ADENOMATOUS POLYPOSIS COLI caused by mutation in the APC gene (GENES, APC) on CHROMOSOME 5. It is characterized by not only the presence of multiple colonic polyposis but also extracolonic ADENOMATOUS POLYPS in the UPPER GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT; the EYE; the SKIN; the SKULL; and the FACIAL BONES; as well as malignancy in organs other than the GI tract.
Entry Term(s)
Gardner's Syndrome
Previous Indexing
Colonic Neoplasms (1966-1980)
Intestinal Polyps/FG (1968-1980)
Neoplasms, Multiple Primary (1966-1980)
See Also
Adenomatous Polyposis Coli
Adenomatous Polyposis Coli Protein
Genes, APC
Public MeSH Note
1981
History Note
1981
Date Established
1981/01/01
Date of Entry
1980/04/04
Revision Date
2015/06/01
Gardner Syndrome Preferred
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