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Pheo Para Alliance


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Important news for members of the pheo/para community in Spain:

2019 Pheo Para International Conference June 6-8, 2019 Central New York Biotech Accelerator Syracuse, New York

New York NET Patient and Caregiver Education Conference

In Case You Missed It…

Trooper Wins Gold!

NET Cancer Day 2016

Today is Rare Disease Day!

Progenics Announces AZEDRA Milestone

Pre-screening for Inclusion in a Clinical Trial

Troopers and Alliance to Merge


what is pheo para?


Pheochromocytoma is commonly referred to as

“the great mimic”

because its symptoms are often mistaken for other conditions.


of patients found to have adrenal masses incidentally are diagnosed with pheochromocytoma

The incidence of pheochromocytoma is

2 to 8

per million

patients diagnosed per year


Less than 1% of high blood pressure cases are due to pheochromocytoma

given these statistics, it is considered a rare disease.

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Kristi Eder

My name is Kristi Eder. In two weeks I will be 45, but I am loving 44 right now. Here I will sit and tell my story. My story starts very normally. I was born, I had…

Jeannie Lee

For as long as I can remember I’ve always had a difficult time breathing. As a child I participated in sports, and felt that I needed to train harder…or that is was just hot. These were some…

Thomas Furlong

About nine years of age, I began to experience frequent vomiting immediately following exercise. Profuse sweating and heart palpitations often accompanied this. Over the course of three years, I frequently went to my pediatrician to determine the…

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