COMPOSITE ADRENAL PHEOCHROMOCYTOMA-GANGLIONEUROMA IN AN ADULT PATIENT


Erem C. , Civan N. , Fidan M., Cobanoglu U. , Kangul F. , Ersoz H. O. , ...More

ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST, vol.10, no.1, pp.140-149, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.4183/aeb.2014.140
  • Title of Journal : ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST
  • Page Numbers: pp.140-149

Abstract

Background. Composite adrenal pheochromocytoma-ganglioneuromas (PHEO-GNs) are well-defined neoplasms of the adrenal medulla, consisting of both endocrine and neural components. They are extremely rare. To date, only 46 cases have been reported in the English literature.