Adrenocortical carcinoma in children: first population-based clinicopathological study with long-term follow-up.

@article{Kerkhofs2014AdrenocorticalCI,
  title={Adrenocortical carcinoma in children: first population-based clinicopathological study with long-term follow-up.},
  author={Thomas M A Kerkhofs and M H T Ettaieb and Rob Henricus Andreas Verhoeven and Gertjan J L Kaspers and Wim J. E. Tissing and Jan L. C. M. Loeffen and Marry M van den Heuvel-Eibrink and Ronald R. de Krijger and Harm R. Haak},
  journal={Oncology reports},
  year={2014},
  volume={32 6},
  pages={2836-44}
}
Adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC) is rare in both adult and pediatric populations. Literature suggests significant differences between children and adults in presentation, histological properties and outcome. The aim of this first nationwide study on pediatric ACC was to describe the incidence, presentation, pathological characteristics, treatment and survival in The Netherlands. All ACC patients aged <20 years at diagnosis and registered in the population-based Netherlands Cancer Registry between… CONTINUE READING

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