Adrenocortical tumors in childhood

  title={Adrenocortical tumors in childhood},
  author={Kannan Laksmi Narasimhan and Ram Samujh and Arjun M Bhansali and Raman Kumar Marwaha and Sujit Kumar Chowdhary and Bishan Das Radotra and Katragadda Lakshmi Narashima Rao},
  journal={Pediatric Surgery International},
Adrenocortical tumors (ACT) are rare in childhood. Determination of malignant potential is difficult. To assess the presentation, clinical behaviour, and histology of these tumors in our center, the records of nine patients with ACTs between 1989 and 2000 were analyzed. The age, sex, clinical presentation, investigations, treatment, follow-up data, and current status were determined. The pathological features were reanalyzed by our pathologist. The endocrine profile of the tumors was also… CONTINUE READING


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