Anales de la Facultad de Ciencias Médicas (Asunción)
versão impressa ISSN 1816-8949
NELSON, Ortellado; CARISIMO, María Irene e HUBER, Gustavo. Feocromocitoma. Anesthetic transoperatory managed. Report of a case.. An. Fac. Cienc. Méd. (Asunción) [online]. 2008, vol.41, n.1-2, pp.56-63. ISSN 1816-8949.
It is presented in this report the case of an 11 years old, female patient, with a sympthomatic pheochromocytoma, that has been surgical removed by videolaparoscopic technique, and it is described the pre and intraoperative pharmacological management with adrenergic blockers of this unusual, but potencially lifethreatening condition in the pediatric population.
Palavras-chave : Pheochromocytoma; chromaffin cells; alpha adrenergic blockade; beta adrenergic blockade.