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Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children

Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (Cancer Treatment and Research)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oncology,
  • Pediatric Oncology,
  • Endocrine glands,
  • Tumors in children,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Cancer,
  • Multiple tumors,
  • Pediatrics,
  • Medical / Oncology,
  • Adrenal glands

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsG. Bennett Humphrey (Editor), Gerald B. Grindey (Editor), Louis P. Dehner (Editor), Ronald T. Acton (Editor), Theodore J. Pysher (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8269567M
    ISBN 100898385903
    ISBN 109780898385908


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Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for : Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children' is the third volume in the series, 'Cancer Treatment and Research' devoted to pediatric oncology. Like its predecessors, it is organized into two sections.

The first section again deals with issues of basic research germane to. Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children' is the third volume in the series, 'Cancer Treatment and Research' devoted to pediatric oncology. Like its predecessors, it is organized into two sections.

The first section again deals with issues of basic research germane to the understanding of childhood : G. Bennett Humphrey. Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children' is the third volume in the series, 'Cancer Treatment and Research' devoted to pediatric oncology. Like its predecessors, it is organized into two sections.

The first section again deals with issues of basic research germane to the understanding of childhood malignancies. Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children book Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children: Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma And Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (Cancer Treatment and Research): Medicine & Health Science Books @  , Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children' is the third volume in the series, 'Cancer Treatment and Research' devoted to pediatric oncology.

Like its predecessors, it is organized into two sections. The first section again deals with issues of basic research germane to the understanding of childhood malignancies.

Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children by t Humphrey,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Adrenal tumors form in the adrenal glands. These two glands, located above the kidneys, are part of your endocrine system, which produces hormones that regulate different bodily functions.

Each adrenal gland has a cortex (an outer layer) and a medulla (an inner region). The cortex releases hormones that affect your metabolism (the way your body. Get this from a library. Adrenal and endocrine tumors in children: adrenal cortical carcinoma and multiple endocrine neoplasia.

[G Bennett Humphrey;]. Michael G. Caty, Mauricio A. Escobar Jr., in Pediatric Surgery (Seventh Edition), Lesions of the Adrenal Cortex.

Adrenocortical neoplasms are rare in the pediatric population, accounting for less than % of all pediatric tumors and 6% of all adrenal tumors in children. 24 The incidence of these neoplasms has been reported to be approximately 25 cases per year in the United.

Adrenal tumors, classified by their cellular origin and function, may arise from the medulla or cortex. In addition to those located in the adrenal glands, tumors originating from the neural crest. The first thing you want to find out about your condition is where your tumor is located.

NETs grow in cells that make hormones -- chemicals that help control different actions in your body, like Author: Stephanie Watson. The St. Jude Collaborative Rare Endocrine Clinic Tumor Referral Clinic is now accepting referrals for children with thyroid and adrenocortical tumors.

Call () or email [email protected] for more information. This book aims to provide readers with a general as well as an advanced overview of the key trends in endocrine disorders.

While covering Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children book variety of topics ranging from thyroid carcinogenesis and pituitary adenomas to adrenal tumors and metabolic bone disease, this book also focuses on more specific issues not yet fully elucidated. An adrenal tumor or adrenal mass is any benign or malignant neoplasms of the adrenal gland, several of which are notable for their tendency to overproduce endocrine hormones.

Adrenal cancer is the presence of malignant adrenal tumors, and includes neuroblastoma, adrenocortical carcinoma and some adrenal adrenal pheochromocytomas and all Specialty: Oncology.

Benign adrenal tumors are noncancerous masses that form in the adrenal glands. As part of your endocrine system, the adrenal glands produce hormones that give instructions to virtually every organ and tissue in your body. You have two adrenal glands, one above each kidney. Each gland contains two types of tissue: the cortex and the medulla.

Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children' is the third volume in the series, 'Cancer Treatment and Research' devoted to pediatric oncology. Like its predecessors, it is organized into two sections. The first section again deals with issues of basic research germane to the understanding of childhood : Tapa dura.

The ACT is a rare neoplasm that accounts for about % of all tumors affecting children and approximately 6% of all adrenal tumors observed in the pediatric group [3]. Cancers of the adrenal cortex most commonly present with virilization or as Cushing’s syndrome, depending on whether they secrete androgens or Cortisol [1, 2].

Very rarely, tumors of the adrenal cortex in children may cause feminization or aldosterone secretion [3, 4].Cited by: 1. Get this from a library. Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children: Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia.

[G Bennett Humphrey; Gerald B Grindey; Louis P Dehner; Ronald T Acton; Theodore J Pysher] -- Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children' is the third volume in the series, 'Cancer Treatment and Research' devoted to pediatric oncology.

Book Description: Encyclopedia of Endocrine Diseases, Second Edition, comprehensively reviews the extensive spectrum of diseases and disorders that can occur within the endocrine system.

It serves as a useful and comprehensive source of information spanning the many and varied aspects of the endocrine end metabolic system.

The adrenal is an endocrine organ which has two physiological functions. The outer adrenal cortex produces steroid hormones, including glucocorticoids such as cortisol, and mineralocorticoids (aldosterone, and the androgen dehydroepiandrosterone.

The glucocorticoids play a role in carbohydrate, protein, and fat metabolism. The mineralocorticoids are essential. Adrenal cancer is one of those conditions that's hard to spot early.

It starts in small glands called adrenal glands. You have two adrenal glands, one on top of each kidney, and you could get a. Adrenal Cancer Causes Age: When diagnosed, adrenal cancer is usually seen in children or in adults around 40 to 50 years old 1.

Family history: It's not common, but adrenal cancer may be associated with certain genetic disorders, such as multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1, Li-Fraumeni syndrome, Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome, and familial.

The major secretions of the adrenal cortex are cortisol (the main member of the glucocorticoid family in humans), aldosterone (a mineralocorticoid), and the ‘weak’ androgens androstenedione and dehydroepiandrostenedione (DHEA).Cortisol is an important metabolic hormone; aldosterone a hormone involved in salt and water homeostasis whilst the androgens are regarded as.

The adrenal glands (also known as suprarenal glands) are endocrine glands that produce a variety of hormones including adrenaline and the steroids aldosterone and cortisol.

They are found above the gland has an outer cortex which produces steroid hormones and an inner adrenal cortex itself is divided into three zones: the zona glomerulosa, Artery: Superior, middle and inferior suprarenal arteries.

Diagnosing and treating adrenal tumors. At the Neuroendocrine and Endocrine Neoplasia Clinic at Tufts Medical Center you will find specialized diagnostic services for a full range of hypothalalmic, pituitary, adrenal and islet cell tumors along with comprehensive treatment options including laparoscopic surgery.

Book Description. Celebrating more than twenty years as the single best source in the field, this Fifth Edition has now expanded into two cornerstone volumes with 53 fully inclusive chapters and 73 renowned contributors that comprehensively address every topic and trend relevant to the identification, diagnosis, and management of endocrine and endocrine-related disorders in.

James L. Wilson, PhD, who coined the term adrenal fatigue in his book Adrenal Fatigue: The 21 st Century Syndrome, describes the adrenals as “two little glands that sit over your kidneys and are about the size of two large grapes and weigh about five-to-eight grams.” According to Wilson, “The adrenals put out over fifty hormones.

Adrenal l tumors are divided into benign and malignant groups (adenomas and carcinomas, respectively) and can be hormone secreting or nonsecreting (31–33). The exact incidence of these tumors in children is not known; they are relatively rare, but most often by: Try before you buy.

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Classically, the nosology of primary adrenal tumors is based on their site of origin; whether they arise in the cortex or medulla and whether they are benign or : Shahrazad T.

Saab, Liang Cheng, Gregory T. MacLennan. Start studying Brunner Chapter Patients With Endocrine Disorders-Book content. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Lefevre M, Gerard-Marchant R, Chaussain JL, et al: Adrenal cortical carcinoma in children: 42 patients treated from to at Villejuif, in Humphrey GB, Grindey GB, Dehner LP, et al (eds): Adrenal and Endocrine Tumors in Children.

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This second Pages: Adrenal cancer requires expert care. Know your options. Adrenal cancer is a rare disease that develops in the adrenal glands, two tiny glands on top of the kidneys that are part of the endocrine system.

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HA Deshpande, SN Gettinger, JA Sosa. @article{osti_, title = {Renal and adrenal tumors: Pathology, radiology, ultrasonography, therapy, immunology}, author = {Lohr, E and Leder, L D}, abstractNote = {Aspects as diverse as radiology, pathology, urology, pediatrics and immunology have been brought together in one book.

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Shlomo Melmed, Kenneth S. Polonsky, P. Reed Larsen, and Henry M. Kronenberg, to bring you state-of-the-art coverage of .Cancerous adrenal tumors can spread to the liver or lungs. When to Contact a Medical Professional Call your provider if you develop any symptoms of Cushing syndrome.

Prevention Appropriate treatment of adrenal tumors may reduce the risk of complications in some people with adrenal tumor-related Cushing syndrome.