Adrenal Cancer

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Adrenal Cancer

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The terms "Adrenal Cancer" returned 72 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Targeting geranylgeranylation reduces adrenal gland tumor burden in a murine model of prostate cancer metastasis.
 

Author(s): Jacqueline E Reilly, Jeffrey D Neighbors, Huaxiang Tong, Michael D Henry, Raymond J Hohl

Journal: Clin. Exp. Metastasis. 2015 Aug;32(6):555-66.

 

The isoprenoid biosynthetic pathway (IBP) is critical for providing substrates for the post-translational modification of proteins key in regulating malignant cell properties, including proliferation, invasion, and migration. Inhibitors of the IBP, including statins and nitrogenous ...

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2015

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Automated Selection of Hotspots (ASH): enhanced automated segmentation and adaptive step finding for Ki67 hotspot detection in adrenal cortical cancer.
 

Author(s): Hao Lu, Thomas G Papathomas, David van Zessen, Ivo Palli, Ronald R de Krijger, Peter J van der Spek, Winand N M Dinjens, Andrew P Stubbs

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In prognosis and therapeutics of adrenal cortical carcinoma (ACC), the selection of the most active areas in proliferative rate (hotspots) within a slide and objective quantification of immunohistochemical Ki67 Labelling Index (LI) are of critical importance. In addition to intratumoral ...

Last Updated: 27 Apr 2015

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Laparoscopic adrenalectomy for solitary adrenal metastasis from lung cancer.
 

Author(s): Noriyasu Kawai, Keiichi Tozawa, Takahiro Yasui, Yoshinobu Moritoki, Hidefumi Sasaki, Motoki Yano, Yoshitaka Fujii, Kenjiro Kohri

Journal: JSLS. ;18(3):.

 

Several studies have been reported on the problem of determining when laparoscopic adrenalectomy is indicated for solitary adrenal metastasis of malignant tumors. Our efforts at answering this question constitute the basis of this report.

Last Updated: 13 Nov 2014

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The terms "Adrenal Cancer" returned 9 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Adrenal metastases in lung cancer: clinical implications of a mathematical model.
 

Author(s): Lyudmila Bazhenova, Paul Newton, Jeremy Mason, Kelly Bethel, Jorge Nieva, Peter Kuhn

Journal: J Thorac Oncol. 2014 Apr;9(4):442-6.

 

Adrenal gland metastases are common in lung cancer. It is well recognized that aggressive treatment of solitary adrenal metastases leads to improved outcomes but the exact nature of adrenal deposits is not well understood. Controversy exists as to the routing of cancer cells to the ...

Last Updated: 16 Apr 2014

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Imaging and management of a small cell lung cancer metastasis/adrenal adenoma collision tumor: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Brian R Untch, Jinru Shia, Robert J Downey, Jorge A Carrasquillo, David M Panicek, Vivian E Strong

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We report a case of an adrenal collision tumor composed of a small cell lung carcinoma metastasis and a benign adrenal adenoma identified preoperatively on FDG-PET, CT and MRI and confirmed pathologically.

Last Updated: 4 Mar 2014

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Fluorodeoxyglucose-positron-emission tomography/computed tomography imaging for adrenal masses in patients with lung cancer: review and diagnostic algorithm.
 

Author(s): W Zachary Stone, David C Wymer, Benjamin K Canales

Journal: J. Endourol.. 2014 Jan;28(1):104-11.

 

Positron-emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) with fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) is used as first-line staging for patients with newly diagnosed non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Our purpose was to review the accuracy of FDG-PET/CT to predict adrenal gland metastasis, ...

Last Updated: 3 Jan 2014

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Phase 1 Study of ATR-101 in Subjects With Advanced Adrenocortical Carcinoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adrenocortical Carcinoma; Adrenal Cancer; ACC

 

Last Updated: 15 Feb 2016

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Towards an Easy-to-use Adrenal Cancer/Tumor Identity Card
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adrenal Gland Neoplasms

 

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2016

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Antineoplaston Therapy in Treating Patients With Stage IV Adrenal Gland Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adrenocortical Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 9 Jun 2009

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