Single-stage laparoscopic adrenalectomy for pheochromocytoma and enucleation of a pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor in Von Hippel-Lindau disease: A case report.
Mol Clin Oncol 2017 May 6;6(5):799-801. Epub 2017 Apr 6.
Department of Surgery, IRCCS - Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria San Martino-IST, University of Genoa, Ι-16132 Genoa, Italy.
Von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) disease is an inherited syndrome with autosomal-dominant transmission, characterized by central nervous system and retinal hemangioblastomas, visceral cysts and tumors. Optimal surgical treatment, including its timing, remains a controversial topic. The present study reports the case of a 67-year-old female patient with adrenal and pancreatic manifestations of VHL. Read More