Pheochromocytoma during Childhood – a Case Report

Pheochromocytoma is a rare tumor during childhood, originating from the chromafine tissue. According to literature its frequency is approximately 1/100 000. Its clinical manifestation is with signs of catecholamine excess: hypertension, heartbeat, headache, sweating, nausea, vomiting, trembling, weakness, irritation, abdominal and chest pain, dyspnea, red… CONTINUE READING