This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. For most diseases, symptoms will vary from person to person. People with the same disease may not have all the symptoms listed. This information comes from a database called the Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) . The HPO collects information on symptoms that have been described in medical resources. The HPO is updated regularly. Use the HPO ID to access more in-depth information about a symptom.
|Medical Terms||Other Names||
|80%-99% of people have these symptoms|
|Abnormal pigmentation of the oral mucosa||0100669|
|30%-79% of people have these symptoms|
|5%-29% of people have these symptoms|
|Abnormality of the gallbladder||0005264|
|Abnormality of the ureter||0000069|
|Biliary tract neoplasm||0100574|
|Enlarged polycystic ovaries||0008675|
|Multiple renal cysts||
Multiple kidney cysts
|Neoplasm of the colon||
|Neoplasm of the lung||
|Neoplasm of the nose||
Tumor of the nose
|Neoplasm of the rectum||
|Neoplasm of the small intestine||
Small intestine tumor
|Percent of people who have these symptoms is not available through HPO|
|Abnormality of the mouth||
|Biliary tract abnormality||0001080|
|Clubbing of fingers||
|Iron deficiency anemia||0001891|
|Neoplasm of the pancreas||
Cancer of the pancreas
|Precocious puberty with Sertoli cell tumor||0008204|
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I have many dark colored spots on my lips, inside my cheek, and on my gum. These spots developed while I was in my thirties. Although I do not have gastrointestinal symptoms and my family history is negative, my dermatologist has suggested the possibility of Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS). I am concerned about the high incidence of cancer in PJS patients and would like to know if definitive testing is available. See answer