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left adrenal gland nodule

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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Lesions in lung: YES! But need much more information. BP/ Where do you live? Histoplasmosis country? Blood in your urine? How old are you? Why was the scan done? Any k ... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lester Thompson
32 years experience Pathology
Size and location: The adrenal glands can increase in size due to hyperplasia (usually bilateral) or a tumor (adenoma or carcinoma). However, hyperplasia may give rise t ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Girish Kalva
24 years experience Internal Medicine
What do you want?: Doctors have to add up ur history,exam,medical problems,your social habits like drinking,smoking and your family history to come to a conclusion.We a ... Read More
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Must compare CT's: The best way to tell if these are the same nodule or if this is a new nodule would be to have the radiologist or your oncologist compare the CT's side ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
DEPEND ON BLOOD WORK: the CT scan showing adrenal mass 9 mm, most likely benign with this size, and this kind of resolution. the major question, specially with a history of ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Stein
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Endocrine consult: This finding and your symptoms could represent a Pheochromoctroma which should be removed if present. There are blood test that would suggest the like ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Different things: Usually means enlargement of adrenal gland. Enlarged adrenal gland can be seen in benign and malignant tumors, overgrowth or hyperplasia, infection, c ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Same: As right. Endocrine ( aldosterone, cortisol) and neurotransmitter: epinephrine.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Uma Swamy
Dr. Uma Swamy answered
15 years experience Radiation Oncology
Unusual: Would be unusual for a pea sided adrenal tumor to cause significant pain. Please see your doctor to rule out other causes of pain.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: There are a variety of kinks in metabolic am, inborn and acquired, that can do this. And just being stressed enlarges the adrenals. There's a study of ... Read More
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