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Carney-Stratakis syndrome

Carney-Stratakis syndrome is a rare autosomal dominant condition comprising of familial paraganglioma and gastric stromal sarcoma.


It is considered to be distinct from, but perhaps related to, the Carney triad 1. Neither should be confused with the unrelated Carney complex.

History and etymology

First described by J Aidan Carney and Constantine A Stratakis, American physicians, in 2002 2.

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Article information

rID: 53323
Section: Syndromes
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Carney Stratakis syndrome

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