Letter to the editor: a case of an extraadrenal paraganglioma in the sigma in a patient with recurrent sigmadiverticulitis

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Dear Editor: Pheochromocytomas (PCH) and paragangliomas (PG) are defined as tumors arising from the chromaffin tissue in the adrenal medulla and extraadrenal ganglia, respectively, which can result in excessive catecholamine secretion and may present with symptoms of hyperadrenergic affect (e.g., tachycardia, headache, sweating) [1]. Extraadrenal… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00384-015-2234-6

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@article{Tampakis2015LetterTT, title={Letter to the editor: a case of an extraadrenal paraganglioma in the sigma in a patient with recurrent sigmadiverticulitis}, author={Athanasios Tampakis and Manuel Schlageter and Daniel Oertli and Heidi Misteli}, journal={International Journal of Colorectal Disease}, year={2015}, volume={31}, pages={729-731} }