Chemodectoma diagnosed by hypertension and tachycardia during anesthesia

M. C. Newland, Barbara Jean Hurlbert

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The authors present a case of functionally active carotid body chemodectoma to acquaint anesthesiologists with this rare tumor so that they may include it in their differential diagnosis in considering the management of anesthesia for patients with neck masses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)388-390
Number of pages3
JournalAnesthesia and analgesia
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1980

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


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