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Released on 27/09/2016

Key Learning Points

  • Anesthesia techniques for pheochromocytoma resection
  • CT imaging of a suspected pheochromocytoma
  • Diagnosis of pheochromocytoma
  • Imaging a suspected pheochromocytoma
  • Magnetic resonance imaging of a suspected pheochromocytoma
  • Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 (MEN2)
  • Neurofibromatosis type 1
  • Phenoxybenzamine: use in pheochromocytoma and side effects
  • Pheochromocytoma: definition and clinical manifestations
  • Post-operative follow-up of the patient with pheochromocytoma
  • Postoperative evaluation and management of the patient with pheochromocytoma
  • Pre-operative preparation for surgical resection of a pheochromocytoma
  • Preoperative medical management for pheochromocytoma
  • Selective α-1 antagonists in pheochromocytoma
  • Surgical approach for pheochromocytoma resection
  • Von Hippel-Lindau syndrome
  • When to biopsy an adrenal mass

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