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Phaeochromocytomas are tumours that start in the inner section of the adrenal gland (the medulla). They are rare. 

Treatment depends on several factors, including the size of your tumour, whether it has spread and your general health and fitness.

About phaeochromocytomas

Find out about phaeochromocytomas and the possible symptoms. 

Diagnosing phaeochromocytomas

Read about the tests you might have to diagnose phaeochromocytoma.

Treatment for phaeochromocytomas

Read about the treatment and follow up of phaeochromocytomas.

Last reviewed: 
24 Feb 2015

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