Adrenocortical carcinoma in surgically treated patients: a retrospective study on 156 cases by the French Association of Endocrine Surgery.

@article{Icard1992AdrenocorticalCI,
  title={Adrenocortical carcinoma in surgically treated patients: a retrospective study on 156 cases by the French Association of Endocrine Surgery.},
  author={Philippe Icard and Yves Chapuis and Bernard Andreassian and Anne Rose Bernard and Charles A. G. Proye},
  journal={Surgery},
  year={1992},
  volume={112 6},
  pages={972-9; discussion 979-80}
}
BACKGROUND Because of the rarity of adrenocortical carcinoma, survival rates and prognosis for patients who have undergone operation are not well known. The purpose of the French Association of Endocrine Surgery was to evaluate these factors in all patients treated during a 12-year period by its members. METHODS One hundred fifty-six patients (95 women, 61 men) with a mean age of 47 years were included. Functional symptoms were found in 52% of patients, and hormonal studies revealed secreting… CONTINUE READING
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