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A 47-year-old female asked:

4 years back i had adrenal tumor (11cms. benign)and had the gland removed. any chance of it recurring with the other gland. ? thnks

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Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Depends: There are certain types of benign adrenal growths which can recur on the opposite site, but this is rather unusual.
Dr. John Geisler
Gynecologic Oncology 27 years experience
Adrenal adenoma: It is possible that you would get a new adenoma in the other adrenal gland.

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