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What do I need to know about caring for someone with pheochromocytoma?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

If you are caring for someone with pheochromocytoma, make sure that they get medical attention on a regular basis. Advise them to avoid any strenuous activities that may raise their blood pressure. Ensure that they take their medication as indicated by the doctor. Support them during this time of uncertainty until their tumor is either removed or cured.

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