Neuroendocrine Tumor Day: Spotlight Pheochromocytomas

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Neuroendocrine Tumor Day: Spotlight Pheochromocytomas

Pheochromocytomas are rare, usually benign tumors that develop in the small glands that sit on top of the kidneys, called the adrenal glands.  Everyone has two adrenal glands that produce hormones that travel throughout the body to give instructions to other organs and tissues.  Although the adrenal glands are the most common location of pheochromocytomas…

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