Bilateral pheochromocytoma with ganglioneuroma component associated with multiple neuroendocrine neoplasia type 2A: a case report.
- Boubacar Efared,
- Gabrielle Atsame-Ebang,
- Soufiane Tahirou,
- Khalid Mazaz,
- Nawal Hammas,
- Hinde El Fatemi,
- Laila Chbani
J Med Case Rep 2017 Aug 1;11(1):208. Epub 2017 Aug 1.
Department of Pathology, Hassan II University Hospital, Fès, Morocco.
Background: Composite pheochromocytoma/paragangliomas are very rare tumors composed of ordinary pheochromocytoma paragangliomas associated with neurogenic tumors. Several hereditary susceptibility disorders are known to be associated with pheochromocytoma/paragangliomas such as multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 (2A or B). To the best of our knowledge, only four cases of composite pheochromocytoma/paragangliomas associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 have been reported. Read More