Adrenal gland and paraganglia
Malignant melanotic tumors
Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 21 March 2013, last major update February 2005
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- May arise from sympathetic ganglia or pheochromocytoma
- Low grade tumors, may recur locally, but only occasionally lead to death
End of Adrenal gland and paraganglia > Adrenal medulla > Malignant melanotic tumors
- Metastases from occult primary in skin, mucous membranes, eyes
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