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  • These include various types of malignant brain tumors, as well as leukemia and cancerous tumors of certain muscles (rhabdomyosarcoma), the adrenal glands (pheochromocytoma), or the kidneys (Wilms' tumor).
  • Patients with both MEN 2A and MEN 2B experience two main symptoms, medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) and a tumor of the adrenal gland medulla known as pheochromocytoma.
  • Pheochromocytoma is usually a benign (noncancerous) tumor that causes excessive secretion of adrenal hormones.
  • Pheochromocytoma in both types of MEN 2 can be cured by surgical removal of this slow growing tumor.