Items Tagged ‘Pheochromocytoma’

August 23, 2018

My Success Story with Surgeon Dr. Livhits

By Pon tsokhomala

I had a pheochromocytoma tumor removed from my adrenal gland. The doctors and staff were very knowledgeable and skilled in their particular field and asked me a lot of questions about my particular situation. They also followed up and prepared me really well for the surgery, including the anesthesiologists and other staff members who were […]

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Tags: anesthesiologists, blood pressure, Dr. Masha Livhits, endocrinology, glucose levels, patient stories, Pheochromocytoma, pheochromocytoma tumor, surgery, UCLA Endocrine Center


June 18, 2018

Great Experience With Dr. Livhits

By MB2828 mlboice

I was referred to Dr. Livhits by Dr. Chung. I had a 5 cm tumor on my adrenal gland and was diagnosed with possible pheochromocytoma. I came in for a consult and she made me felt safe and answered all my questions. She explained the surgery in great detail. Between the consult and the surgery […]

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Tags: adrenal gland, Dr. Dianne Chung, Dr. Mashsa Livhits, endocrinology, medication, patient stories, Pheochromocytoma, surgery, ucla endocrine, UCLA Endocrine Center


June 14, 2018

She’s Just the Best

By Teddy Tidbit hmslaton

I was referred to Dr. Livhits by Dr. Chung. I had a 5 cm tumor on my adrenal gland and was diagnosed with possible pheochromocytoma. I came in for a consult and she made me felt safe and answered all my questions. She explained the surgery in great detail. Between the consult and the surgery […]

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Tags: adrenal gland, Dr. Dianne Chung, Dr. Masha Livhits, patient stories, Pheochromocytoma, tumor, UCLA Endocrine Center


May 26, 2017

My Experience with Pheochromocytoma

By ro2017 ro2017

Pheochromocytoma is not a common disease that is usually distinguishable. I found out that I had pheochromocytoma because in preparation for knee surgery they had found some abnormalities in the scan. It was only after several tests and process of elimination that they were able to narrow it down to pheochromocytoma. At first I put […]

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Tags: Dr. Micheal Yeh, knee surgery, patient stories, Pheochromocytoma, tumor