At first, newborns who are given formula may not be able to digest
all of the milk sugar (lactose) in the formula they drink. The undigested
lactose moves to the large intestine and causes cramps, bloating, or gas. As
the baby grows, he or she is better able to digest the lactose, and the
Babies who are only fed breast milk do not have milk sugar
intolerance, because breast milk contains
lactase, an enzyme that helps digest lactose.
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndromes and Carney Complex
Multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) syndromes
Multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) syndromes are inheriteddisorders that affect the endocrine system. The endocrine system is made up of glands and cells that make hormones and release them into the blood. MEN syndromes may cause hyperplasia (the growth of too many normal cells) or tumors that may be benign (not cancer) or malignant (cancer).
There are several types of MEN syndrome...