Ultrasonographic characteristics of both adrenal glands in 15 dogs with functional adrenocortical tumors.

@article{Hrauf1999UltrasonographicCO,
  title={Ultrasonographic characteristics of both adrenal glands in 15 dogs with functional adrenocortical tumors.},
  author={Angelika H{\"o}rauf and C Reusch},
  journal={Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association},
  year={1999},
  volume={35 3},
  pages={193-9}
}
Ultrasonographic examination of both adrenal glands was performed in 15 dogs with functional adrenocortical tumors (FAT). Bilateral adrenal tumors were diagnosed in three of 15 dogs, and unilateral tumors were diagnosed in 12 of 15 dogs. Adrenal tumors were characterized by adrenal gland enlargement with loss of the normal shape and parenchymal structure. The contralateral adrenal gland could be imaged in all dogs with unilateral tumors. Based on size, shape, and parenchymal structure, the… CONTINUE READING

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