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Does pheochromocytoma cause neurological symptoms?
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Chinelo Ikpeama
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Yes
The most common neurological symptoms it causes is episodic headache, which means the headache comes and goes often.

In brief: Yes
The most common neurological symptoms it causes is episodic headache, which means the headache comes and goes often.
Chinelo Ikpeama
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Dr. Samir Gupta
Surgery
In brief: Some
The most common symptom with pheochromocytoma is severe hypertension.
Some patients will manifest agitation, irritability, headaches, palpitations but these are all symptoms of over production of stress hormones Epinephrine and norepinephrine (the fight or flight hormones).

In brief: Some
The most common symptom with pheochromocytoma is severe hypertension.
Some patients will manifest agitation, irritability, headaches, palpitations but these are all symptoms of over production of stress hormones Epinephrine and norepinephrine (the fight or flight hormones).
Dr. Samir Gupta
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