An Extra-adrenal Pheochromocytoma Presenting as Malignant Hypertension-A Report of two Cases 1177-1179
Dr. Mahesh Kumar U,
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology,
Pratima Institute of Medical Sciences, Karimnagar.
Malignant hypertension is a complication of hypertension characterized by elevated blood pressure (200mm/140mm Hg), is considered a medical emergency and is rarely secondary to paraganglioma. Malignant hypertension is unique in its relationship to a catecholamine secreting paraganglioma. We present two rare cases of malignant hypertension associated with paraganglioma of tonsil and urinary bladder.