Maternal and fetal outcomes in phaeochromocytoma and pregnancy: a multicentre retrospective cohort study and systematic review of literature


Bancos I. , Atkinson E., Eng C., Young W. F. , Neumann H. P. H.

LANCET DIABETES & ENDOCRINOLOGY, vol.9, no.1, pp.13-21, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s2213-8587(20)30363-6
  • Title of Journal : LANCET DIABETES & ENDOCRINOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.13-21

Abstract

Background Phaeochromocytoma or paraganglioma (collectively known as PPGL) in pregnant women can lead to severe complications and death due to associated catecholamine excess. We aimed to identify factors associated with maternal and fetal outcomes in women with PPGL during pregnancy.