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an interwoven or interrelated number of things

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part of an organism consisting of an aggregate of cells having a similar structure and function

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Pheochromocytomas are tumours of adrenal gland or extra-adrenal chromaffin tissues discovered in 0.
Extra-adrenal phenochromocytomas are catecholamine-producing tumours that may arise from any site where chromaffin tissue is present.
Approximately 85% arise from chromaffin cells in the adrenal medulla, and 15% arise from chromaffin tissue in extra-adrenal sites extending from the neck to the pelvis, although most are found intra-abdominally.
That therapy with adrenal chromaffin tissue was finally discontinued may illustrate the need for thorough preclinical testing before clinical trials with a cell therapy approach.
Pheochromocytomas are rare tumors in the chromaffin tissue that produce excess quantities of catecholamines, particularly norepinephrine, and are commonly found in the adrenal medulla.