Secondary amenorrhoea due to pheochromocytoma: a case report


INTRODUCTION Pheochromocytoma is a chromaffin cell catecholamine-secreting tumour originating from the adrenal medulla. CASE PRESENTATION We report here an unusual presentation of pheochromocytoma with secondary amenorrhoea and its resolution after medical treatment with the alpha adrenergic blocker, Phenoxybenzamine. CONCLUSION Pheochromocytoma is a… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1757-1626-1-30


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@article{Wakil2008SecondaryAD, title={Secondary amenorrhoea due to pheochromocytoma: a case report}, author={Ammar Wakil and Stephen L Atkin}, journal={Cases Journal}, year={2008}, volume={1}, pages={30 - 30} }