Glomus Tumor of the Larynx: A Rare Synchronous Paraganglioma in a Patient with Bilateral Carotid Body Tumor Detected on 68Ga-DOTANOC PET/CT

Published on Tuesday, 08 August 2017


Paragangliomas are neoplasms arising from extra-adrenal chromaffin tissue.

They frequently cause symptoms by overproduction of catecholamines with known predilection to multicentricity.

We describe the case of a patient with bilateral carotid body tumor who underwent a baseline 68 Gallium labeled [1,4,7,10-tetraazacyclododecane-1,4,7,10-tetraacetic acid]-1-NaI3-Octreotide



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