Organs of Zuckerkandl: their surgical significance and a review of a century of literature.

@article{Subramanian2006OrgansOZ,
  title={Organs of Zuckerkandl: their surgical significance and a review of a century of literature.},
  author={Anuradha Subramanian and Vijay K. Maker},
  journal={American journal of surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={192 2},
  pages={224-34}
}
BACKGROUND Organs of Zuckerkandl (O of Z) harbor the potential for deadly paragangliomas. Paragangliomas are one of the surgical causes of hypertension. Major treatises of medicine offer very little information on this topic. METHODS PubMed Medline and Google searches were performed to obtain reported cases of paragangliomas of the O of Z. A total of 135… CONTINUE READING