WHAT EXACTLY IS
Pheochromocytoma (pheo) and paraganglioma (para) are both considered neuroendocrine tumors. They occur in both men and women equally, and they affect every race of people. They can occur at any age, but the peak incidence occurs in the third to fifth decade in life. This section will define pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas and explore their symptoms, genetic causes, diagnosis, and treatment options for pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma.
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