Adrenal Gland Tumor

  • 1. Introduction to Adrenal Gland Tumors
  • Executive Summary The adrenal glands are the endocrine glands that produce different hormones such as adrenaline, steroids, aldosterone, cortisol, etc. You can find these small glands situated on top of each kidney. They produces hormones essential for the body, such as sex hormones and cortisol...
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  • 2. Statistics Of Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Executive Summary The cases of adrenal gland tumor are found to be the very rate in different regions across the globe. The accurate estimation of statistics regarding adrenal gland tumors is still not available for some major countries of the world. Hence, no estimation of statistics is availab...
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  • 3. Risk Factors of Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Executive Summary The risk factors of adrenal gland tumor contribute to tumor development within the adrenal glands with overproduction or no production of important hormones required in the body. Individuals with genetic or inherited diseases have an increased risk of adrenal tumors. Individual...
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  • 4. Prevention of Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • There are no known preventable factors for this Adrenal Gland Tumor cancer. It is not possible to prevent this disease at this time. Almost all known risk factors are genetic. Hence, one cannot do anything to prevent this condition. We may have such risk factors inherited from our parents and later...
  • 6. Diagnosis of Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Executive Summary The diagnosis of an adrenal gland tumor is made by conducting blood and urine tests to look for specific substances to determine if the cancer is functional or non-functional. Several tests can help to diagnose adrenal tumors. Computed tomography (CT or CAT) or magnetic resonan...
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  • 7. Stages of Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Executive Summary The stages of adrenal gland tumor explain the tumor's location in the adrenal gland, its metastasis and how it has affected the other body parts. The stages of adrenal gland tumors are described as the TNM system. The standard adrenal cancer staging system involves stages I to ...
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  • 8. Types of Treatment For Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Executive Summary We will describe the types of treatment that are the standard for adrenal gland tumors here. Standard treatment means the most well-known treatment. Clinical trials may be an option in making treatment planning decisions. Doctors want to know if it is safe and effective and ma...
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  • 9. Clinical Trials for Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Executive Summary Clinical trials are conducted for all types of adrenal tumors and stages of adrenal cancer. The individuals focus on new treatments to analyze if new treatments are safe, effective, and maybe superior to existing ones. These clinical trials evaluate the efficacy of new drugs, t...
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  • 10. Latest Research on Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Executive Summary Different types of research are being conducted on the management of adrenal gland tumors. Researchers are conducting clinical trials while carrying out different diagnostic tests and treatments for that diagnosis. The major advancement in the management of adrenal gland tumors...
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  • 11. Coping with Treatment of Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Executive Summary The treatment of adrenal gland tumor results in several side effects. The patients often experience different side effects, even after receiving the same treatment. Hence, it is essential to understand the mitigation of such side-effects before taking up the treatment protocols...
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  • 12. Follow-Up Care for Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Executive Summary The individuals treated for adrenal gland tumors should be regularly checked by an endocrinologist to monitor recovery and detect the growth of new tumors. So, endocrinologists recommend follow-up care for adrenal gland tumors for the patients to prevent the risk of recurren...
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  • 13. Survivorship of Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Executive Summary The patients undergo treatment protocols while experiencing different emotions such as joy, anxiety, relief, guilt, and fear within them. The individuals have been capable of identifying and mitigating changes and challenges that result from their diagnosis and treatment. Such ...
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  • 14. Questions To Ask About Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Frequent conversations with the health team are essential to making informed decisions about your health care. These suggested questions are a starting point for learning more about your health care and treatment. We also encourage you to ask additional questions About Adrenal Gland tumors that are...
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