Medical and surgical evaluation and treatment of adrenal incidentalomas.

@article{Zeiger2011MedicalAS,
  title={Medical and surgical evaluation and treatment of adrenal incidentalomas.},
  author={Martha A. Zeiger and Stanley S. Siegelman and Amir H. Hamrahian},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2011},
  volume={96 7},
  pages={2004-15}
}
INTRODUCTION Adrenal incidentalomas are detected in approximately 4% of patients undergoing high-resolution abdominal imaging studies. The majority of adrenal incidentalomas are benign, but careful evaluation of all patients is warranted to be certain that primary adrenocortical carcinoma and functional adenomas are not missed. METHODS The diagnostic… CONTINUE READING