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ALLMedicine™ Adrenal Incidentaloma Center

Research & Reviews  136 results

The adrenal incidentaloma: An opportunity for surgeons to improve patient care.
American Journal of Surgery; Campbell MJ, Graves CE

Aug 11th, 2021 - The adrenal incidentaloma: An opportunity for surgeons to improve patient care.|2021|Campbell MJ,Graves CE,|

Adrenalectomy for incidental and symptomatic phaeochromocytoma: retrospective multicent...
The British Journal of Surgery; Hallin Thompson L, Makay Ö et. al.

Jul 17th, 2021 - Phaeochromocytoma is sometimes not diagnosed before surgery and may present as an adrenal incidentaloma. The aim of this study was to investigate differences in clinical presentation and perioperative outcome in patients with subclinical and sympt...

Approach to the patient with adrenal incidentaloma.
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Bancos I, Prete A

Jul 15th, 2021 - Adrenal tumors are commonly discovered incidentally, on cross-sectional abdominal imaging performed for reasons other than adrenal mass. Incidence of adrenal tumors increased 10-fold in the last two decades, with most diagnosed in older adults. In...

Radiology report language positively influences adrenal incidentaloma guideline adherence.
American Journal of Surgery; Watari J, Vekaria S et. al.

Jul 11th, 2021 - Adrenal incidentalomas are common radiographic findings. Guidelines recommend biochemical and radiographic surveillance of adrenal incidentalomas. We investigated if patients were appropriately referred for outpatient evaluation. Retrospective cha...

Adrenocortical adenoma with myelolipomatous metaplasia: a potential diagnostic pitfall:...
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Anbardar MH, Soleimani N et. al.

Jul 5th, 2021 - Adrenal incidentalomas are often found during investigation for another tumor or unrelated problems. Except for adrenal myelolipoma (second most common primary adrenal incidentaloma following adrenocortical adenomas), adrenal lipomatous tumors are...

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News  6 results

Mild Cortisol Excess Increases Mortality in Adrenal Incidentaloma

May 24th, 2021 - Mortality is two to three times higher in patients with adrenal incidentalomas who have autonomous cortisol secretion levels of 83 nmol/L (3 µg/dL) or more after a 1 mg dexamethasone suppression test (DST) compared with those with levels below thi...

Cushing's Guidelines Clarify When Testing Is Appropriate
Family Practice News; Diana Mahoney

Apr 15th, 2008 - In the absence of exogenous glucocorticoid use, patients with multiple and progressive features that are highly discriminatory for Cushing's syndrome should be tested for the endocrine disorder, according to new clinical practice guidelines develo.

Construction of a Predictive Scoring System as a Guide to Screening and Confirmation of the Diagnosis of Primary Aldosteronism

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Background: Primary aldosteronism (PA) is the most frequent cause of secondary hypertension. In Southern Thailand, the aldosterone-renin ratio (ARR) is only available within a small number of tertiary centres, ne...

Nonfunctioning Adrenal Incidentaloma

Methods Study Design This retrospective and transversal study evaluated 944 subjects from two centres: Hospital Universitário Clementino Fraga Filho and Instituto Estadual de Diabetes e Endocrinologia Luiz Capriglione. Concomitantly, controls were...

Nonfunctioning Adrenal Incidentaloma

Discussion Considering that AI prevalence is increasing, and consequently the frequency of NFAI, it is extremely important to evaluate whether these patients present a higher frequency of metabolic disorders that increase their comorbidity and mor...

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