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  1. ... Genetic Testing Registry: Paragangliomas 3 Genetic Testing Registry: Paragangliomas 4 MedlinePlus Encyclopedia: Pheochromocytoma National Cancer Institute: General Information ...
  2. ... amounts may be a sign of pheochromocytoma or paraganglioma. Twenty-four-hour urine test : A test in which urine ...
  3. Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)  
    ... heartbeat, hypertension, and sweating). Sympathetic (or extra-adrenal) paragangliomas generally tend to be more malignant than pheochromocytomas (localized to the adrenal gland). 4 National Cancer Institute, PDQ Cancer Information Summaries. (2012). ...
  4. How Many People Are Affected by or at Risk of Adrenal Gland Disorders? From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)  
    ... occur at any age. Up to 25% of paragangliomas are caused by genetic syndromes. 8 Addison’s Disease Addison’s disease is diagnosed in 1 to 4 of every 100,000 people. It affects men ...
  5. ... used to detect (find) and diagnose pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma. The ... taken. Twenty-four-hour urine test : A test in which urine ...
  6. Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma: Overview From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)  
    ... by the presence of excess amounts of catecholamines. Paragangliomas are most often ... than 4 blood pressure medications Patients with onset of hypertension ...
  7. What Are the Treatments for Adrenal Gland Disorders? From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)  
    ... 2 Pheochromocytoma/Paraganglioma The usual treatment for ... Addison’s Disease Addison’s disease is treated by replacing ...
  8. What Are the Symptoms of Adrenal Gland Disorders? From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)  
    ... Benign testicular tumors and infertility (in men) Pheochromocytoma/Paraganglioma Most people with pheochromocytoma have high blood pressure ( ... what causes the disease. Symptoms typically include 3 , 4 : Weight loss Weakness Extreme fatigue Nausea and/or ...
  9. How Do Health Care Providers Diagnose Adrenal Gland Disorders? From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)  
    ... is most commonly identified during newborn screening, whereas paraganglioma is diagnosed using blood and urine tests. 1 ... scan of the patient’s head. 5 , 6 Pheochromocytoma/Paraganglioma If a health care provider suspects a paraganglioma, ...
  10. ... summary. See the PDQ summary on Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma for more information. Adrenocortical carcinoma and pheochromocytoma can ... on Cancer of Adrenal Cortex and Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma in the PDQ summary on Unusual Cancers of ...
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