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Pheo Para Alliance Designated UCLA Endocrine Center as Center of Excellence

Patient Feedback Requested: Oregon Health & Science University

Education Webinar: Navigating Insurance & Financial Toxicity

Never Give Up Phitness Challenge

Patient Feedback Requested – University of Iowa

Patient Feedback Requested – University of Michigan

Education Webinar: Radiopharmaceutical Therapy for Metastatic & Unresectable Pheo Para

CME Activity: Hereditary Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma: Strategies for Screening and Surveillance

Pheo Para Surgery Webinar presented by American Association of Endocrine Surgeons

Zoom Flash Mob – Awareness Week

Welcome Heather Steinman to the Board of Directors

2021 Awareness Week Toolkit

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what is pheo para?

HOPE.COMMUNITY.PPA

Pheochromocytoma is commonly referred to as

“the great mimic”

because its symptoms are often mistaken for other conditions.

2%


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

The incidence of pheochromocytoma is


1 in 3,000

patients will be diagnosed with a pheo para


<1%

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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