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Adrenal incidentaloma: subclinical Cushing's syndrome.

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Adrenal incidentalomas present a significant differential diagnostic challenge. All patients with an incidentally discovered adrenal lesion should be carefully considered and re-evaluated to exclude extra-adrenal malignancy. Tumours with hypersecretory syndromes require excision, whilst those tumours more than 6 cm in size, particularly if they exhibit other features of malignancy on computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or scintigraphy, should also be excised. In all cas...

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10.1136/pgmj.72.846.207

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, OCDEM
Role:
Author
Journal:
Postgraduate medical journal
Volume:
72
Issue:
846
Pages:
207-210
Publication date:
1996-04-05
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EISSN:
1469-0756
ISSN:
0032-5473
URN:
uuid:e7a11be4-dc17-45be-9470-1f9e5ab2c0e6
Source identifiers:
138307
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pubs:138307

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