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Familial paraganglioma: a novel presentation of a case and response to therapy with radiolabelled MIBG.

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Phaeochromocytomas (PC) and paragangliomas are disorders of the sympatho-adrenomedullary system. They are chromaffin-containing neuroendocrine tumors of neural crest origin that contain catecholamine-secreting granules: they arise from either the adrenal medulla (phaeochromocytomas) or from extra-adrenal neural crest derivatives e.g. the sympathetic chain (paragangliomas). The term paraganglioma is also used for vascular head and neck tumors derived from parasympathetic tissue, which commonly...

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Publisher copy:
10.14310/horm.2002.11121
Journal:
Hormones (Athens, Greece) More from this journal
Volume:
3
Issue:
2
Pages:
127-131
Publication date:
2004-01-01
DOI:
ISSN:
1109-3099
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:138267
UUID:
uuid:68abb861-015a-4059-a195-c58c325cfc5e
Local pid:
pubs:138267
Source identifiers:
138267
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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