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Pheochromocytoma - An unusually large size tumor: A case report

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Nisanthan Selvaratnam ,

Teaching Hospital Jaffna, LK
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Sanchayan Thananchayan,

Teaching Hospital Jaffna, LK
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Ghetheeswaran Srivickneswaran,

Teaching Hospital Jaffna, LK
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Sivagamasundary Uthayakumaran,

Teaching Hospital Jaffna, LK
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Waruni Dissanayaka

Teaching Hospital Jaffna, LK
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Abstract

Phaeochromocytomas are catecholamines secreting tumors. These tumors, though rare, are of significant clinical importance since it can causes refractory hypertension. Adrenalectomy is the treatment of choice and long term follow up is needed as there is chance of malignant transformation.
How to Cite: Selvaratnam, N., Thananchayan, S., Srivickneswaran, G., Uthayakumaran, S. and Dissanayaka, W., 2021. Pheochromocytoma - An unusually large size tumor: A case report. Journal of the Postgraduate Institute of Medicine, 8(1), pp.E140 1–6. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/jpgim.8317
Published on 30 Jun 2021.
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