Pheochromocytoma

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Overview

One patient with seemingly unrelated signs and symptoms. Can you treat him correctly?


  1. Anesthesia techniques for pheochromocytoma resection
  2. CT imaging of a suspected pheochromocytoma
  3. Diagnosis of pheochromocytoma
  4. Imaging a suspected pheochromocytoma
  5. Magnetic resonance imaging of a suspected pheochromocytoma
  6. Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 (MEN2)
  7. Neurofibromatosis type 1
  8. Phenoxybenzamine: use in pheochromocytoma and side effects
  9. Pheochromocytoma: definition and clinical manifestations
  10. Pheochromocytoma: why pre-operative preparation is essential
  11. Post-operative follow-up of the patient with pheochromocytoma
  12. Postoperative evaluation and management of the patient with pheochromocytoma
  13. Pre-operative preparation for surgical resection of a pheochromocytoma
  14. Preoperative medical management for pheochromocytoma
  15. Selective α-1 antagonists in pheochromocytoma
  16. Surgical approach for pheochromocytoma resection
  17. Von Hippel-Lindau syndrome
  18. When to biopsy an adrenal mass
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