Cardiovascular manifestations of phaeochromocytoma

  title={Cardiovascular manifestations of phaeochromocytoma},
  author={A. Prejbisz and J. Lenders and G. Eisenhofer and A. Januszewicz},
  journal={Journal of Hypertension},
  • A. Prejbisz, J. Lenders, +1 author A. Januszewicz
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Hypertension
  • Clinical expression of phaeochromocytoma may involve numerous cardiovascular manifestations, but usually presents as sustained or paroxysmal hypertension associated with other signs and symptoms of catecholamine excess. Most of the life-threatening cardiovascular manifestations of phaeochromocytoma, such as hypertensive emergencies, result from a rapid and massive release of catecholamines from the tumour. More rarely, patients with phaeochromocytoma present with low blood pressure or even… CONTINUE READING
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