ACTH-Secreting Pheochromocytoma. Case report

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Ectopic hormone-secreting pheochromocytomas are rare. Only case reports exist in the literature. Despite the large number of guides on diagnosis and treatment of pheochromocytoma, and Cushing syndrome, the extreme rarity of ectopic ACTH-syndrome caused by pheochromocytoma, and complexity of clinical cause numerous diagnostic errors leading to treatment failure. Therefore, we belive it appropriate to share our experience of this group of patients.

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N S Kuznetsov

E I Marova

N V Latkina

Email: latkina_enc@mail.ru

E A Dobreva

V V Krylov

L E Kats

O V Remizov

I A Voronkova

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