Case Report

Pediatric bilateral pheochromocytoma and experience of laparoscopic cortical sparing adrenalectomy

10.4274/jpr.87486

  • Ayça Altıncık
  • Samim Özen
  • Ahmet Çelik
  • Zafer Dökümcü
  • Şükran Darcan
  • Ayhan Abacı
  • Ece Böber

J Pediatr Res 0;0(0):0-0 [e-Pub]

Pheochromocytomas are neuroendocrine tumors. In this report, we present a 15-year-old girl who had cerebral palsy and pheochromocytoma. She also had a diagnosis of hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia at past history. She underwent bilateral laparoscopic cortical sparing adrenalectomy. We report the experience of laparoscopic bilateral cortical sparing adrenalectomy of a pediatric pheochromocytoma.

Keywords: pheochromocytoma,laparoscopic surgery,paraganglioma