incidentaloma

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incidentaloma

n incidentaloma m (Ang), tumor detectado por casualidad en una prueba realizada por otro motivo
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Several factors determine the pretest probability of malignancy for an adrenal incidentaloma.
2] Adrenocortical adenomas are the most commonly encountered adrenal incidentaloma, with a reported prevalence of 3-8.
In a small case series of adrenal incidentaloma, 100% of patients with normal PMets were found not to have PCC/PGL, and all patients with PMet concentrations greater than twice the upper limit of normal had a PCC/PGL (9).
The differential diagnosis of adrenal incidentaloma can be extensive and ranges from cortical lesions such as adenoma and carcinoma to medullary lesions such as neuroblastoma, ganglioneuroma, and pheochromocytoma.
Autologous bone marrow transplanation for extramedullary plasmacytoma presenting as adrenal incidentaloma.
Carotid intima media thickness is increased and associated with morning cortisol in subjects with non-functioning adrenal incidentaloma.
Therefore, although the patient in this case study presented with no clinical features of Cushing's or virilization syndromes, it was imperative to distinguish potential adrenal carcinoma from an adrenal incidentaloma.
This edition has been revised and includes new chapters on mechanical ventilation, bariatric surgery, adrenal incidentaloma, and professionalism.
Key Words: pheochromocytoma, normotensive, adrenal incidentaloma
One study of 12 patients with adrenal incidentalomas and subclinical hypercortisolism found that such patients had a higher prevalence of insulin resistance, impaired glucose tolerance, and type 2 diabetes, as well as greater central adiposity, than did 29 patients with a nonfunctioning adrenal incidentaloma and no subclinical hypercortisolism (J.
When compared with a group of 124 patients with multinodular euthyroid goiter matched for age, gender, body mass index, and smoking, the adrenal incidentaloma patients were more likely to have hypertension (54% vs.
As an incidentaloma, imaging is difficult to distinguish ganglioneuroblastoma from other adrenal incidentaloma.