8680/3 Paraganglioma, malignant


Definitions

Paraganglionic system
ICD-O-3 topography code: C75.4 - C75.5
ICD10: C75.4 - C75.5
           

A paraganglioma that metastasizes to regional or distant anatomic sites. Extraadrenal paragangliomas have a higher tendency to metastasize, as compared to pheochromocytomas. Common sites of metastasis include the lymph nodes, lungs, bones, and liver.