Monday, August 13, 2018
Repeated USMLE Questions Step 1- 225
Keeping all these factors in mind, you should also investigate the possibility of what in the patient?
B- Malignant melanoma
C- Hodgkin's lymphoma
D- Nowen's tumor
Pheochromocytoma grows on the adrenal glands and secretes catecholamines. It is rare and benign tumor. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2 is a hereditary condition associated with three types of tumors, medullary carcinoma of the thyroid, pheochromocytoma and parathyroid tumors.
The correct answer is A