Article first published online: 18 DEC 2013
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Clinical Case Reports
Volume 2, Issue 1, page 14, February 2014
How to Cite
Clinical Case Reports 2014; 2(1): 14–14
- Issue published online: 6 FEB 2014
- Article first published online: 18 DEC 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 28 JUL 2013
- Manuscript Received: 21 JUN 2013
- Critical care medicine;
- general surgery
Key Clinical Message
Adrenergic crisis induced by a pheochromocytoma leads to life-threatening catecholamine-induced hemodynamic disturbances. Successful treatment of a pheochromocytoma crisis demands prompt diagnosis, vigorous pharmacological therapy and emergent tumor removal, if the patient continues to deteriorate