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Successful pregnancy following surgery for a masculinizing adrenocortical carcinoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6642047     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A 16-year-old girl with a masculinizing adrenal carcinoma treated surgically is presented. Following surgery a full clinical and steroid remission has been achieved, without any adjuvant chemotherapy. In the 7th year after the surgical treatment the patient became pregnant. Pregnancy and labour were uncomplicated. The patient continues in complete remission, and her son has been noted to have normal development at 21 mth of age.
A A Kasperlik-Załuska; B Migdalska; J Perkowicz; J Nielubowicz; M Wysocki
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology     Volume:  16     ISSN:  0301-2115     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Obstet. Gynecol. Reprod. Biol.     Publication Date:  1983 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-01-07     Completed Date:  1984-01-07     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0375672     Medline TA:  Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol     Country:  NETHERLANDS    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  107-11     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms / surgery*
Pregnancy Complications, Neoplastic*
Virilism / etiology*,  surgery

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