VEGF in 105 pheochromocytomas: enhanced expression correlates with malignant outcome.

Pheochromocytomas are rare sympathoadrenal tumors that are highly vascular. Their malignancy is extremely difficult to estimate on the basis of histopathological features. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is one of the most important angiogenic factors involved in both tumor growth and metastasis. In our search for new prognostic markers, we… CONTINUE READING