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ea0041ep247 | Clinical case reports - Pituitary/Adrenal | ECE2016

Pituitary adenoma associated with pheochromocytoma/paraganglioma

Guerrero Fernando , Arcano Karina , Marengo Agustina Pia , Robledo Mercedes , Diez Juan Jose , Lisbona Arturo , Iglesias Pedro , Villabona Carles

Background: Pituitary adenomas (PA) and pheochromocytomas/paraganglioma (pheo/PGL) can occur in the same patient due to coincidence or of shared pathogenesis. There is evidence that, at least in some cases, classical pheo/PGL predisposing genes, may also play a role in pituitary tumorigenesis. A new condition called ‘the three P Association’ (3PAs) for the combination of PA with pheo/PGL has been recently described in patients with or without succinate dehydrogenase ...

ea0049ep88 | Adrenal medulla | ECE2017

Pheochromocytoma in neurofibromatosis type 1

Marengo Agustina Pia , Garcia-Sancho Paula , Guerrero Fernando , Peiro Inmaculada , Santacruz Elisa , Ortiz Andres , Diez Juan Jose , Iglesias Pedro , Villabona Carles

Background: Individuals with neurofibromatosis type-1 (NF1) carry an increased risk of pheochromocytoma (PHEO). Detection strategy is unknown but most experts recommend screening if hypertension develops.Objective: Report the characteristics of PHEO in patients with NF1 (NF1 group) and compare them with non-NF1-associated PHEO (non-NF1 group).Methods: Retrospective cohort study of patients undergoing PHEO resection in two Spanish t...

ea0049ep94 | Adrenal medulla | ECE2017

Pheochromocytoma: a clinical and pathological study

Santacruz Elisa , Marengo Agustina Pia , Ortiz Andres , Peiro Inma , Pian Hector , Diez Juan Jose , Garcia-Sancho Paula , Villabona Carles , Iglesias Pedro

Objective: To assess clinical features, diagnosis, treatment and outcome in patients with pheochromocytoma surgically treated in the past 3 decades in two tertiary referral hospitals.Methods: A retrospective study on clinical and pathological characteristics, treatment, and outcome in patients with pheochromocytoma followed up in specialized neuroendocrinology units who underwent surgery in the period 1981–2016 was performed.R...