pheochromoblastoma

pheochromoblastoma

An older term for either:
(1) Pheochromocytoma; or 
(2) Malignant pheochromocytoma.

While pheochromoblastoma is no longer used in the English-language literature, it continues in use in former Eastern Bloc nations.

pheochromoblastoma

(fē″ō-krō″mō-blăs-tō′mă) [″ + ″ + ″ + oma, tumor]
A rarely used synonym for pheochromocytoma.