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How is adrenal gland cancer discovered?

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Dr. Richard Orr
Surgery - Oncology
8 doctors agree

In brief: Usually CT scan

Usually by a ct scan done to workup flank or abdominal pain - sometimes a ct done for other conditions, and occasionally during a workup for hormone excess (cushing's syndrome).

In brief: Usually CT scan

Usually by a ct scan done to workup flank or abdominal pain - sometimes a ct done for other conditions, and occasionally during a workup for hormone excess (cushing's syndrome).
Dr. Richard Orr
Dr. Richard Orr
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Dr. Murthy Andavolu
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Scan and biopsy

Blood tests can measure levels of adrenal hormones.
Ct and MRI scans can show the tumor and biopsy can confirm.

In brief: Scan and biopsy

Blood tests can measure levels of adrenal hormones.
Ct and MRI scans can show the tumor and biopsy can confirm.
Dr. Murthy Andavolu
Dr. Murthy Andavolu
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