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BUZANOWSKI ZYGMUNT Z. MD; JORGENSEN, EDWARD O. MD; RAHIMI, ABBAS MD
Obstetrics & Gynecology: January 1972
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Pheochromocytoma complicating pregnancy is a rare but often lethal condition. A review of the literature did not reveal any definite diagnostic complex. In any unexplained hypertension in pregnancy, the possibility of a pheochromocytoma should be excluded by appropriate laboratory testing. To illustrate the diagnostic difficulties, a case report of pheochromocytoma during pregnancy is presented.

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