What is a paraganglioma?

A paraganglioma is . A rare neuroendocrine tumor that may develop at various body sites (including the head, neck, thorax and abdomen). The majority are benign and cured by surgical removal; rarely can be malignant and can spread to other parts of the body.

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What is the relation of paraganglioma and pots syndrome?

Paragangliomas. Some of the paragangliomas are catecholamine producing extra adrenal tumors, which could cause or worsen pots syndrome. Read more...