Giant adrenal tumor: a case report Abstract #149

Introduction: A gigantic adrenal tumor is a challenge regarding diagnosis before surgery and pathological exam, but also related to the surgical approach itself due to multiple risks.
Aim(s): To present a case of an adrenal cyst that mimics a carcinoma because of increased dimensions, necrosis and calcifications.
Materials and methods: We performed a case study of a patient with an incidentally discovered adrenal tumor, which showed apparent rapid growth. The final diagnosis was established based on the immunohistochemical examination of the surgically removed adrenal mass.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Assoc. Professor Catalina Poiana

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