Extra-adrenal pheochromocytoma

Case contributed by Dr Nafisa Shakir Batta

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Asymptomatic hypertensive patient

Patient Data

Age: 57 years
Gender: Male
CT

A 3.6 x 3.2 x 1.8 cm oval flattened well defined homogenously enhancing SOL is seen anterior to the left renal vein.

 

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with extra adrenal pheochromocytoma.

Patient had elevated VMA levels, and a positive MIBG scan which confirmed the diagnosis.

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Case information

rID: 29512
Case created: 31st May 2014
Last edited: 29th Aug 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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