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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
23 Aug 2022Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
30 Aug 2022Editorial Decision: Revise Minor