C. W. FULLERTON, M.D., F.A.C.P.; J. CARL SUTTON, M.D.; I. G. MILNE, M.D.
In recent years increasing interest has been shown in tumors of the pheochromocytoma group, and to date over 300 cases have been reported in the literature. Because of the dramatic clinical picture which these tumors may present, we believe that a high percentage of such cases is reported, and that this has led to an erroneous impression that these are relatively common tumors. In the records of the Teaching Hospitals at McGill University only four of these tumors have been found over a 30 year period, and in three of these cases they were unexpected autopsy findings.
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FULLERTON CW, SUTTON JC, MILNE IG. A CASE OF SECRETING PARAGANGLIOMA OF THE ORGAN OF ZUCKERKANDL1. Ann Intern Med. ;40:1212–1217. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-40-6-1212
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