Adrenocortical tumors in children.

  title={Adrenocortical tumors in children.},
  author={A O Ciftci and M E Senocak and F C Tanyel and N B{\"u}y{\"u}kpamukçu},
  journal={Cirugia pediatrica : organo oficial de la Sociedad Espanola de Cirugia Pediatrica},
  volume={10 3},
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE Etiopathogenesis and management of pediatric adrenocortical tumors (ACTs) is still obscure because of the limited number of cases. The aim of this study is to present a clear picture of the entire spectrum of pediatric ACTs by reviewing one of the largest noncollected pediatric series treated in a single medical center. METHODS Records of children treated for ACTs in our unit between 1970 and 1999, inclusive, were reviewed. Information recorded for each patient included age… CONTINUE READING