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Table 1 Laboratory evaluation performed preoperatively, post-operatively and after 3 years of follow-up

From: A rare case of juvenile hypertension: coexistence of type 2 multiple endocrine neoplasia -related bilateral pheochromocytoma and reninoma in a young patient with ACE gene polymorphism

  Preoperative value Postoperative value Value after 3 years of follow-up Normal range
Reninemia (clinostatism) 236 μUI/ml 10 μUI/ml 25 μUI/ml 2.8–40 μUI/ml
Aldosterone (clinostatism) 536 pmol/L 267 pmol/L 186 pmol/L 55–415 pmol/L
Epinephrine 145 nmol/d 65 nmol/d 43 nmol/d 11–120 nmol/d
Norepinephrine 708 nmol/d 265 nmol/d 218 nmol/d 71–507 nmol/d
Metanephrine 15,681 nmol/d 310 nmol/d 225 nmol/d 253–1,720 nmol/d
Normetanephrine 6,932 nmol/d 479 nmol/d 615 nmol/d 491–2,430 nmol/d
Vanil-mandelic acid 15 mg/d 2 mg/d 3.6 mg/d <7 mg/d
ACTH 7 pmol/L 16 pmol/L 21 pmol/L 2.2–12.2 pmol/L
Serum cortisol 370 nmol/L <14 nmol/L <14 nmol/L 221–607 nmol/L
Urinary free cortisol 185 nmol/d Not performed Not performed 102–375 nmol/d
  1. ACTH: adrenocorticotropic hormone; d: 24 h