Adrenal Cancer

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Adrenal Cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Adrenal Cancer" returned 76 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Adrenal Insufficiency Associated with Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Case Report and Literature Review.
 

Author(s): Shingo Noguchi, Ryo Torii, Ikuko Shimabukuro, Kei Yamasaki, Takashi Kido, Chiharu Yoshii, Hiroshi Mukae, Kazuhiro Yatera

Journal: J. UOEH. 2016 Jun;38(2):155-62.

 

A 78-year-old Japanese man with fatigue, appetite loss, skin hyperpigmentation, hypotension and hypoglycemia, visited our hospital to evaluate an abnormal chest X-ray and adrenal gland swelling in echography in February 2015. Chest computed tomography showed a mass lesion in the right ...

Last Updated: 15 Jun 2016

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An acute adrenal insufficiency revealing pituitary metastases of lung cancer in an elderly patient.
 

Author(s): Hela Marmouch, Sondes Arfa, Saoussen Cheikh Mohamed, Tensim Slim, Ines Khochtali

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Metastases of solid tumors to the pituitary gland are often asymptomatic or appereas as with diabetes insipid us. Pituitary metastases more commonly affect the posterior lobe and the infundibulum than the anterior lobe. The presentation with an acute adrenal insufficiency is a rare ...

Last Updated: 20 May 2016

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Left Adrenal Gland Analysis in Lung Cancer Patients Using the Endobronchial Ultrasound Scope: A Feasibility Trial.
 

Author(s): Laurence M M J Crombag, Jouke T Annema

Journal: Respiration. 2016 ;91(3):235-40.

 

In lung cancer patients, the adrenal glands are predilection sites for distant metastases. Esophageal endoscopic ultrasound - fine-needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) is a minimally invasive and accurate method for left adrenal gland (LAG) analysis but requires a conventional gastrointestinal ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2016

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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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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adrenocortical Carcinoma; Adrenal Cancer; ACC

 

Last Updated: 11 May 2016

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Evaluation of Side Effects of Mitotane
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adrenocortical Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 28 Oct 2016

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