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A malignant phaeochromocytoma, the largest reported from Asia: a case report

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W. A. N. T. Wickramarachchi ,

National Hospital, Kandy, LK
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Department of General Surgery
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E. A. D. Udayakumara,

National Hospital, Kandy, LK
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Department of General Surgery
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D. D. Karunasagara,

National Hospital, Kandy, LK
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Department of General Surgery
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P. Ratnayake

National Hospital, Kandy, LK
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Department of Pathology
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Abstract

A large non functioning malignant phaeochromocytoma with extensive lymph node metastases in a 65-year-old female is reported. An incidental colloid nodule of the thyroid was found. This is the largest such tumour reported from the Asian region.
How to Cite: Wickramarachchi, W.A.N.T., Udayakumara, E.A.D., Karunasagara, D.D. and Ratnayake, P., 2020. A malignant phaeochromocytoma, the largest reported from Asia: a case report. Sri Lanka Journal of Medicine, 29(1), pp.43–47. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/sljm.v29i1.178
Published on 18 Jun 2020.
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