Adrenal gland and paraganglia
Tumors of the adrenal medulla
World Health Organization (WHO) classification

Author: Andrey Bychkov, M.D., Ph.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 9 August 2017, last major update July 2017

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WHO (2017)
    Tumors of the adrenal medulla and extra-adrenal paraganglia
    • Pheochromocytoma
    • Extra-adrenal paragangliomas
      • Head and neck paragangliomas
        • Carotid body paraganglioma
        • Jugulotympanic paraganglioma
        • Vagal paraganglioma
        • Laryngeal paraganglioma
      • Sympathetic paraganglioma
    • Neuroblastic tumors of the adrenal gland
      • Neuroblastoma
      • Ganglioneuroblastoma, nodular
      • Ganglioneuroblastoma, intermixed
      • Ganglioneuroma
    • Composite pheochromocytoma
    • Composite paraganglioma