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What makes the plasma metanephrine test different? 

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Dr. Lea Danielsen
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In brief: Different from urine

The plasma test compared to the urine is newer and more sensitive.
In other words if you have pheochromocytoma the plasma test is less likely to miss the diagnosis by coming back normal.

In brief: Different from urine

The plasma test compared to the urine is newer and more sensitive.
In other words if you have pheochromocytoma the plasma test is less likely to miss the diagnosis by coming back normal.
Dr. Lea Danielsen
Dr. Lea Danielsen
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In brief: Pheochromocytoma

Abnormality in adrenal gland.

In brief: Pheochromocytoma

Abnormality in adrenal gland.
Dr. Richard Sarle
Dr. Richard Sarle
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