Once the doctor analyzes the symptoms and clinical history, they will perform a physical examination and request the following tests to rule out other pathologies and confirm the diagnosis, such as:
Endoscopic ultrasound of the pancreas and other organs.
Nuclear medicine examinations.
Positron emission tomography.
Treatment will depend on the size and location of the tumor but usually includes surgery.
It is advisable to perform prenatal genetic testing with a specialist if you have a family history with a genetic mutation of Wermer syndrome or multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1.
Although Wermer syndrome has no cure, ongoing medical testing will help detect serious problems and better control the disease.
At ABC Medical Center’s Internal Medicine Department, we offer health care services with the highest quality and safety, from the prevention, diagnosis, timely treatment, and monitoring of infectious, respiratory, endocrinological, dermatological, rheumatic, nephrological, gastrointestinal, and hematological pathologies of both chronic-degenerative diseases and acute conditions, through a comprehensive and multidisciplinary model.