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Irish Journal of Medical Science

, Volume 153, Issue 11, pp 389–391 | Cite as

Phaeochromocytoma presenting in pregnancy

  • D. Mulcahy
  • W. F. O’Dwyer
  • M. Carmody
  • A. Walsh
  • J. O’Callaghan
  • P. J. Garrett
Article

Summary

TWO cases of phaeochromocytoma presenting as hypertension in pregnancy are described. The importance of considering all differential diagnoses especially when hypertension presents early in pregnancy is stressed.

Keywords

Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma Phaeochromocytoma Beta Blockade Left Adrenal Gland Thyroid Adenoma 
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© Springer-Verlag 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Mulcahy
    • 1
  • W. F. O’Dwyer
    • 1
  • M. Carmody
    • 1
  • A. Walsh
    • 1
  • J. O’Callaghan
    • 1
  • P. J. Garrett
    • 1
  1. 1.The Departments of Medicine and Nephrology, Urology and RadiologyThe Charitable InfirmaryDublin 1

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