Peutz-Jeghers syndrome. A genetic disorder in which polyps form in the intestine and dark spots appear on the mouth and fingers. Having PJS increases the risk of developing gastrointestinal and many other types of cancer. Also called Peutz-Jeghers syndrome.

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  • PJs — n. pajamas. (Initialism. Usually juvenile.) □ Get your PJs on and get into bed right now. □ I can’t find my PJs. Where are they? …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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