Journal of the Korean Pediatric Society 1982;25(1):72-79.
Published online January 31, 1982.
Pheochromocytoma in A Child, with Hypertensive Encephalopathy.
Sung Jee Nam1, Oh Young Kwon1, Ja Hoon Koo1, Doo Hong Ahn1, Ku Hong Cho2, Dae Ki Han2, Sae Kook Chang2
1Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Kyungpook National University Taegu, Korea.
2Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Kyungpook National University Taegu, Korea.
高血殷腦症을 同伴한 小兒 Pheochromocytoma 의 1例
南聖枝1, 權五永1, 具雜蒸1, 安斗洪1, 害呈私2, • 韓大基2, 張世國2
1慶北大學校 醫科大學 小兒科學敎室
2慶北大學校 醫科大學 秘尿器科學敎室
A 12 years old boy was admitted with chief complaint of fever, vomiting, sweating and comatose state. Blood pressure ranged 200/150mmHg, and various tests, including 24 hour urinary VMA, regitine test, abdominal aortography and CT scan, showed pheochromocytoma on the left adrenal gland. After successful surgical removal of the tumor, he has been free of symptoms afterward. And diagnosis of pheochromocytoma was confirmed by pathologic study of the removed tumor mass.
Key Words: Pheochromocytoma, Hypertensive Encephalopathy

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