Andrew Demidowich, Author at Infectious Disease Advisor

Andrew Demidowich

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Pheochromocytoma/paraganglioma

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has Pheochromocytomas/ Paragangliomas? What are the typical findings for this disease? Pheochromocytomas (PHEOs) and paragangliomas (PGLs) are rare neuroendocrine tumors that are derived from neural crest cells. A PHEO is defined as tumor originating from the chromaffin cells of the adrenal medulla, while…

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