Pheochromocytoma: recommendations for clinical practice from the First International Symposium

@article{Pacak2007PheochromocytomaRF,
  title={Pheochromocytoma: recommendations for clinical practice from the First International Symposium},
  author={K. Pacak and G. Eisenhofer and H. Ahlman and S. Bornstein and A. Gimenez-Roqueplo and A. Grossman and Noriko Kimura and M. Mannelli and A. Mcnicol and A. Tischler},
  journal={Nature Clinical Practice Endocrinology &Metabolism},
  year={2007},
  volume={3},
  pages={92-102}
}
  • K. Pacak, G. Eisenhofer, +7 authors A. Tischler
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Nature Clinical Practice Endocrinology &Metabolism
  • The First International Symposium on Pheochromocytoma, held in October 2005, included discussions about developments concerning these rare catecholamine-producing tumors. Recommendations were made during the symposium for biochemical diagnosis, localization, genetics, and treatment. Measurement of plasma or urinary fractionated metanephrines, the most accurate screening approach, was recommended as the first-line test for diagnosis; reference intervals should favor sensitivity over specificity… CONTINUE READING
    544 Citations

    Figures, Tables, and Topics from this paper

    Paper Mentions

    Interventional Clinical Trial
    - Rationale: The optimal preoperative medical management for patients with a pheochromocytoma is currently unknown. In particular, there is no agreement with respect… Expand
    ConditionsPheochromocytoma
    InterventionDrug
    Update on pediatric pheochromocytoma
    • 59
    Screening for Pheochromocytomas and Paragangliomas
    • 25
    Review of Pediatric Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma
    • 29
    • PDF
    Pheochromocytoma: An approach to diagnosis.
    • 4
    Pheochromocytoma – update on disease management
    • 76
    Pheochromocytoma: an update on genetics and management.
    • 123
    • PDF

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 85 REFERENCES
    Malignant pheochromocytoma: current status and initiatives for future progress.
    • 292
    • PDF
    Pheochromocytoma: state-of-the-art and future prospects.
    • 204
    • PDF
    Germ-line mutations in nonsyndromic pheochromocytoma.
    • 902
    • PDF
    Current approaches and recommended algorithm for the diagnostic localization of pheochromocytoma.
    • I. Ilias, K. Pacak
    • Medicine
    • The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
    • 2004
    • 292
    • PDF