Adrenal Cancer

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Adrenal Cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Adrenal Cancer" returned 82 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Corticomedullary mixed tumour resembling a small adrenal gland-involvement of cancer stem cells: case report.
 

Author(s): Lian Duan, Fang Fang, Wanlei Fu, Zhenqiang Fang, Hui Wang, Shicang Yu, Zili Tang, Zhenqi Liu, Hongting Zheng

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Adrenal corticomedullary mixed tumours are very rare. Its mechanism is rarely reported. Here we report the first case of a corticomedullary mixed tumour resembling a "small adrenal gland" with distinct arrangement of the cortical and medullary layers. We further hypothesize regarding ...

Last Updated: 14 Feb 2017

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Suppression of the Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal Axis by Maximum Androgen Blockade in a Patient with Prostate Cancer.
 

Author(s): Takeshi Kondo, Itsuro Endo, Yukari Ooguro, Kana Morimoto, Kiyoe Kurahashi, Sumiko Yoshida, Akio Kuroda, Ken-Ichi Aihara, Munehide Matsuhisa, Masahiro Abe, Seiji Fukumoto

Journal: Intern. Med.. ;55(24):3623-3626.

 

A 78-year-old Japanese man showed suppression of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis during maximum androgen blockade (MAB) therapy including chlormadinone acetate (CMA) for prostate cancer. After stopping the MAB therapy, both the basal ACTH level and the response to CRH recovered. ...

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2016

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Short-Term Outcomes and Safety of Computed Tomography-Guided Percutaneous Microwave Ablation of Solitary Adrenal Metastasis from Lung Cancer: A Multi-Center Retrospective Study.
 

Author(s): Min Men, Xin Ye, Weijun Fan, Kaixian Zhang, Jingwang Bi, Xia Yang, Aimin Zheng, Guanghui Huang, Zhigang Wei

Journal: Korean J Radiol. ;17(6):864-873.

 

To retrospectively evaluate the short-term outcomes and safety of computed tomography (CT)-guided percutaneous microwave ablation (MWA) of solitary adrenal metastasis from lung cancer.

Last Updated: 11 Nov 2016

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The terms "Adrenal Cancer" returned 13 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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Management of adrenal cancer: a 2013 update.
 

Author(s): M Terzolo, F Daffara, A Ardito, B Zaggia, V Basile, L Ferrari, A Berruti

Journal: J. Endocrinol. Invest.. 2014 Mar;37(3):207-17.

 

Adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC) is a devastating tumor for either patients or their families because of short life expectancy and severe impact on quality of life. Due to the rarity of ACC, with a reported annual incidence of 0.5-2 cases per million population, progress in the development ...

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2014

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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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Salivary Free Cortisol Response to Cosyntropin Stimulation Test in Mitotane Treated Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adrenal Insufficiency; Adrenal Cancer

 

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2017

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adrenocortical Carcinoma; Adrenal Cancer; ACC

 

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2017

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