adrenal glands


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adrenal glands

(or suprarenal glands) Two endocrine glands, one on each kidney. The medulla and cortex of the adrenal glands secrete different hormones.
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Adrenin is a substance secreted into the blood by the adrenal glands.
1] The other collision tumors reported in the adrenal glands include cases such as metastasis into an adenoma or myelolipoma and pheochromocytoma with adenoma or myelolipoma.
Researchers demonstrated that susceptibility to spontaneous pneumonia and severe lymphopenia after SCI resulted from a maladaptive sympathetic-neuroendocrine reflex involving the adrenal glands.
It most likely is the function of your adrenal glands.
The adrenal glands represent a common site of disease and are well evaluated by cross-sectional imaging, particularly on CT and MRI examinations of the abdomen.
Cushing's syndrome is a rare endocrine disease characterized by increased cortisol production from the adrenal glands.
Neuroblastoma most commonly occurs in either one of the two adrenal glands situated in the abdomen, nerve tissue that runs alongside the spinal cord, in the neck, chest, abdomen or pelvis.
The accuracy of the results of length measurement by means of multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) to assess the size of the adrenal glands is doubtful, since it is user-dependent and prone to alteration by section thickness.
Pathologists explain how to diagnose surgical pathology specimens from the kidney and adrenal glands, emphasizing core needle biopsies.
Extrapulmonary TB, involving bilateral adrenal glands, right cervical, and multiple intra-abdominal lymph nodes was highly suspected.
5 YOUR adrenal glands are peanut-sized masses of tissue located on top of your kidneys and are essential for your stress response and sleeping patterns.

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