Figure 428

Café au lait lesions in a patient with pheochromocytoma. These light-brown-colored (coffee-with-cream-colored) lesions, sometimes seen in patients with pheochromocytoma, usually are larger than 3 cm in the largest dimension. In this particular patient, neurofibro-mas also are present and can be seen in profile.

DISORDERS ASSOCIATED WITH Disorders associated with pheochromocytoma. In addition to the neurofibromas and

PHEOCHROMOCYTOMA café au lait lesions depicted in Figures 4-27 and 4-28, several other associated abnormal ities have been reported in patients with pheochromocytoma. (From Ganguly et al. [9]; with permission.)

Cholelithiasis Renal artery stenosis Neurofibromas Café au lait lesions

Multiple endocrine neoplasia, types II and III Von Hippel-Lindau syndrome

(hemangioblastoma and angioma) Mucosal neuromas Medullary thyroid carcinoma

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