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Intrapartum adrenalectomy for pheochromocytoma presenting in pregnancy: A case report
  • Paul Naseef
Paul Naseef
Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine
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Abstract

Pheochromocytoma occurs in 1 in every 50,000 hypertensive pregnant lady. Antenatal diagnosis is critical to reduce maternal and perinatal mortality rates. Here, we describe a patient diagnosed with pheochromocytoma at 35 weeks with an atypical presentation of right flank pain and seizures, her preoperative optimization and intra-partum surgical management.
18 Jun 2022Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
20 Jun 2022Assigned to Editor
20 Jun 2022Submission Checks Completed
05 Aug 2022Reviewer(s) Assigned