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Pheochromocytoma

What is pheochromocytoma? A pheochromocytoma is a type of neuroendocrine tumour that starts from specialized neuroendocrine cells normally found in a part of the adrenal gland¬†called the medulla. Most pheochromocytomas behave as non-cancerous tumours and will not spread to other parts of the body. What is the difference between a pheochromocytoma and a paraganglioma? Pheochromocytoma …
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Paraganglioma

What is a paraganglioma? A paraganglioma is a type of neuroendocrine tumour. It starts from the specialized neuroendocrine cells that are part of the autonomic nervous system. What are the symptoms of a paraganglioma? The symptoms of a paraganglioma depend on the location of the tumour and the type of cells found in the tumour. …
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