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Adrenocortical Carcinoma: what the surgeon needs to know. Case report and literature review.
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PMID:  24866075     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Adrenocortical Carcinoma is a rare and aggressive cancer and its prognosis is frequently unsatisfactory. Due to its rarity there's a lack of prospective randomized studies. Without experience in the approach of this kind of tumor, managing becomes challenging and, moreover, we have only few recommendations, based on weak evidence. We report a case that has some peculiarities and is an excellent food for thought. Then we deal with a literature review to highlight and summarize most significant aspects of epidemiology, clinic, diagnosis, therapy and prognosis in an exquisitely surgical point of view.
Giacomo Benassai; Vincenzo Desiato; Gianluca Benassai; Tommaso Bianco; Luigi Sivero; Rita Compagna; Gabriele Vigliotti; Gennaro Limite; Bruno Amato; Gennaro Quarto
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Publication Detail:
Type:  REVIEW     Date:  2014-5-24
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of surgery (London, England)     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1743-9159     ISO Abbreviation:  Int J Surg     Publication Date:  2014 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-5-28     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101228232     Medline TA:  Int J Surg     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2014 Surgical Associates Ltd. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
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