Table 85.14Biologic Markers in Pheochromocytoma

BloodImmunocyto chemistryMolecular
Probe biogenic amines
NorepinephrineX
EpinephrineX
DopamineX
DOPAX
SerotoninX
Enzymes
Neuron-specific enolaseXX
Dopa decarboxylaseX
Dopamine-β-hydroxylaseXX
Peptides
Chromogranin AXXX
Neuropeptide YXXX
EnkephalinsX
Corticotropin-releasing factorXX
Somatotrophin-releasing factorXX
Vasoactive intestinal polypeptideXX
SomatostatinXX
PTH-related peptideXX
Pancreatic polypeptideX
CalcitoninXX
Calcitonin gene-related peptideX
Substance PXX
Gastrin-releasing peptideX
NeurotensinX
Insulin-like growth factor IIX
GastrinX
CholecystokininX
Somatostatin receptorX

From: Chapter 85, Neoplasms of the Neuroendocrine System and Neoplasms of the Gastroenteropancreatic Endocrine System

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