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Old 07-16-2010
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pheochromocytoma is bec of the excessive production of catecholamines

but in essential HTN u dont know the cause of HTN ,its mostly idiopathic , so if u give just beta blockers it will help unlike in pheochromocytoma where u see effects of both alpha and beta receptors
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