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Gamze Akkuş, Isa Burak Güney, Fesih Ok, Mehtap Evran, Volkan Izol, Şeyda Erdoğan, Yıldırım Bayazıt, Murat Sert and Tamer Tetiker

prevalence of adrenal incidentalomas detected by abdominal CT scan varies between 2.5 and 4% in adult populations. The management of adrenal incidentalomas depends on the lesion’s being benign or malignant and any adrenal hormone secretion related with the

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Henrik Falhammar, Magnus Kjellman and Jan Calissendorff

pheochromocytomas or paragangliomas and only represent around 15–20% of all catecholamine-secreting tumors ( 1 ). Pheochromocytomas are rare but in certain groups such as in patients with adrenal incidentalomas 0.6–4.2% are affected ( 2 , 3 , 4 ). Pheochromocytoma

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Sofia S Pereira, Tiago Morais, Madalena M Costa, Mariana P Monteiro and Duarte Pignatelli

group than in all groups of altered adrenal tissues ( Table 2 ). Comparison of data obtained from ACA and ACC samples revealed that there were significant differences only between ACAc and ACC samples ( Table 2 ). Incidentaloma samples exhibited staining

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Xinlei Chen, Liru Hu, Caojie Liu, Guangcheng Ni and Yuwei Zhang

reported that more than 25%, and up to 64% of pheochromocytomas are incidentally diagnosed ( 5 , 6 ). These tumors are called ‘incidentalomas.’ Pheochromocytomas comprise 2–18.9% of all adrenal incidentalomas and are mainly diagnosed through CT taken for

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Manjunath Goroshi, Swati S Jadhav, Vijaya Sarathi, Anurag R Lila, Virendra A Patil, Ravikumar Shah, Priya Hira, Rajaram Sharma, Shettepppa Goroshi, Gwendolyn Fernandes, Amey Rojekar, Abhay Dalvi, Ganesh Bakshi, Gagan Prakash, Nalini S Shah and Tushar R Bandgar

Introduction There is a recent rise in detection of adrenal incidentalomas (3–10%) with increasing use of radiological investigations. Benign adenomas are the most common lesions, accounting for 80% of adrenal incidentalomas, while

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Nilesh Lomte, Tushar Bandgar, Shruti Khare, Swati Jadhav, Anurag Lila, Manjunath Goroshi, Rajeev Kasaliwal, Kranti Khadilkar and Nalini S Shah

attempt to suggest a clinical algorithm for approach to bilateral masses is influenced by that for unilateral adrenal incidentaloma. Since the secretory nature and malignancy are the two features which call for surgical intervention, the first step in

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Qiuli Liu, Lin-ang Wang, Jian Su, Dali Tong, Weihua Lan, Luofu Wang, Gaolei Liu, Jun Zhang, Victor Wei Zhang, Dianzheng Zhang, Rongrong Chen, Qingyi Zhu and Jun Jiang

). Adrenal myelolipomas are rare, benign and endocrinologically inactive neoplasms composed of mature fat tissue and mixed myeloid and erythroid tissue ( 6 ). They account for approximately 8% of adrenal incidentalomas ( 6 ). In most cases, adrenal

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Wafaa M Rashed, Anas Saad, Muneer Al-Husseini, Ahmed Mahmoud Galal, Assem Mohamed Ismael, Ahmed M Al-Tayep, Ayman El Shafie, Mahmoud Ahmed Ali and Ahmad Samir Alfaar

Hickey RC Sherman SI Gagel RF Abbruzzese MC Abbruzzese JL Abbruzzese MD . Unknown primary cancer presenting as an adrenal mass: frequency and implications for diagnostic evaluation of adrenal incidentalomas . Surgery 1998 124 1115 – 1122 . ( https

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Milène Tetsi Nomigni, Sophie Ouzounian, Alice Benoit, Jacqueline Vadrot, Frédérique Tissier, Sylvie Renouf, Hervé Lefebvre, Sophie Christin-Maitre and Estelle Louiset

the adenoma ( Fig. 4 F). As expected, no LH receptor-immunostaining was detected in the adenoma tissue (not shown). Discussion Our female patient, presenting with a right adrenal incidentaloma, was referred for hirsutism associated with high

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Sweta Budyal, Swati Sachin Jadhav, Rajeev Kasaliwal, Hiren Patt, Shruti Khare, Vyankatesh Shivane, Anurag R Lila, Tushar Bandgar and Nalini S Shah

is conceivably more productive if done in a well-targeted, high-risk cohort. The patients with adrenal incidentalomas represent one such cohort in which the prevalence of SCS is found to be high (5–20%) (2) . In cognizance of this, the Clinical