Traumatic hemorrhage of occult pheochromocytoma: a case report and review of the literature.

Abstract

Pheochromocytoma usually presents with gradual onset and mild to moderate symptoms, but may present acutely with severe symptoms. Hemorrhage into pheochromocytoma is a rare cause of acute presentation that is often devastating to patients. We describe the case of a 34-year-old woman with hemorrhage into a previously undiscovered pheochromocytoma following a… (More)

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@article{May2000TraumaticHO, title={Traumatic hemorrhage of occult pheochromocytoma: a case report and review of the literature.}, author={Elisabeth May and Alan L. Beal and Gregory J Beilman}, journal={The American surgeon}, year={2000}, volume={66 8}, pages={720-4} }