Multiple sequential pulmonary resections for metastatic pheochromocytoma with long-term survival.

Abstract

Pheochromocytoma is not rare; indeed, it was discovered in 0.1 percent of consecutive autopsies and in 0.64 percent of a large group of patients screened for hypertension. A patient who underwent excision of a pheochromocytoma at age 7 years is presented. Seven years later, bilateral metastatic pulmonary nodules were excised. Fourteen years later, two… (More)

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@article{Abemayor1980MultipleSP, title={Multiple sequential pulmonary resections for metastatic pheochromocytoma with long-term survival.}, author={Elliot Abemayor and Alden Hood Harken and Charles Everett Koop}, journal={American journal of surgery}, year={1980}, volume={140 5}, pages={696-7} }