The dilemma of bilateral adrenocortical nodularity in Conn's and Cushing's syndromes.

@article{Doppman1993TheDO,
  title={The dilemma of bilateral adrenocortical nodularity in Conn's and Cushing's syndromes.},
  author={John L. Doppman},
  journal={Radiologic clinics of North America},
  year={1993},
  volume={31 5},
  pages={1039-50}
}
Bilateral adrenal nodularity in Conn's and Cushing's syndrome leads to a more complex differential diagnosis than the presence of a unilateral mass or bilateral hyperplasia. In Conn's syndrome, bilateral nodularity is not synonymous with hyperplasia, and adrenal venous sampling is required to detect those cases of surgically correctable aldosteronoma. In… CONTINUE READING