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Addison's disease due to metastatic carcinoma: the value of CT scan.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6641207     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of Addison's disease secondary to bilateral adrenal metastasis is reported. The adrenal metastasis were secondary to bronchogenic carcinoma and the diagnosis was made on the basis of the CT scan. The role of CT in the diagnosis of adrenal disease as well as the importance of including the adrenals in the chest CT scan for preoperative staging of bronchogenic carcinoma is discussed.
Authors:
A Khan; F A Khan; S Mehra; M Tafreshi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Computerized radiology : official journal of the Computerized Tomography Society     Volume:  7     ISSN:  0730-4862     ISO Abbreviation:  Comput Radiol     Publication Date:    1983 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-01-26     Completed Date:  1984-01-26     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8208620     Medline TA:  Comput Radiol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  369-71     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Addison Disease / etiology,  radiography*
Adrenal Gland Neoplasms / complications,  radiography,  secondary*
Female
Humans
Lung Neoplasms / pathology*
Middle Aged
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

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