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Paraganglioma of head and neck

Known as: Head and Neck Paraganglioma, Paraganglioma of the Head and Neck, Paragangliomas, head and neck 
A benign or malignant extra-adrenal paraganglioma arising from paraganglia in the head and neck. Representative examples include the carotid body and… Expand
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2017
2017
Importance Effective cancer prevention is based on accurate molecular diagnosis and results of genetic family screening, genotype… Expand
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2015
2015
At least 12 genes (FH, HIF2A, MAX, NF1, RET, SDHA, SDHB, SDHC, SDHD, SDHAF2, TMEM127, and VHL) have been implicated in inherited… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
CONTEXT Pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas are notable for a high frequency of inherited cases, many of which present as… Expand
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2013
2013
OBJECTIVES Research studies have reported that about a third of individuals with phaeochromocytoma/paraganglioma (PPGL) have an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE Hereditary head and neck paraganglioma (HNPGL) syndromes are associated with mutations in the SDHD(PGL1), SDHC(PGL3), and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Hereditary pheochromocytoma is associated with germline mutations of a set of susceptibility genes to which the… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
CONTEXT Germline mutations in SDHx genes cause hereditary paraganglioma. OBJECTIVE The aim of the study was to assess the… Expand
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2008
2008
UNLABELLED In this study, we evaluated the diagnostic yield of somatostatin receptor scintigraphy (SRS), I… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Paragangliomas are neuroendocrine tumors derived from the extra-adrenal paraganglia of the autonomic nervous system. Within the… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Germline mutations in three subunits of mitochondrial complex II (SDHB, SDHC and SDHD) may be associated with… Expand
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