A clinical scoring system for detection of patients with pheochromocytomas.

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We analyzed the medical records of patients admitted to 11 hospitals over a 15-year period, looking for those with metabolically active sporadic pheochromocytomas (Group A) and those in whom the diagnosis was highly suspect but excluded (Group B). Fifty-three patients in Group A and 25 patients in Group B were found. We then devised a scoring system based… (More)

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@article{Black1984ACS, title={A clinical scoring system for detection of patients with pheochromocytomas.}, author={Henry R. Black and S. L. Bursten}, journal={The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine}, year={1984}, volume={57}, pages={259 - 272} }