Pheochromocytoma presenting with rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure: a case report

  title={Pheochromocytoma presenting with rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure: a case report},
  author={H. Celik and O. Celik and S. Guldıken and V. Inal and F. Puyan and A. Tuğrul},
  journal={Renal Failure},
  pages={104 - 107}
  • H. Celik, O. Celik, +3 authors A. Tuğrul
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • Renal Failure
  • Abstract Rhabdomyolysis ranges from an asymptomatic illness with elevated creatine kinase levels to a life-threatening condition associated with extreme elevations in creatine kinase, electrolyte imbalances, acute renal failure, and disseminated intravascular coagulation. The most common causes are crush injury, overexertion, alcohol abuse, certain medicines, and toxic substances. A number of electrolyte abnormalities and endocrinopathies, including hypothyroidism, thyrotoxicosis, diabetic… CONTINUE READING
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