[Carotid body tumor. Analysis of 96 cases].


This is a retrospective study of 96 cases of carotid body tumor studies over a 20 year period. This tumor appears most often in females, and its frequency increases after the age of forty. In this group of patients, the sea level altitude of the place of residence appeared to be the main associative factor in the origin of the tumors. The symptoms are few… (More)