Ultrasound Imaging in the Diagnosis of Benign and Suspicious Adrenal Lesions

  title={Ultrasound Imaging in the Diagnosis of Benign and Suspicious Adrenal Lesions},
  author={Jin Fan and Jie Tang and Jiabin Fang and Qiuyang Li and Enhui He and Jingwei Li and Yanqiu Wang},
  booktitle={Medical science monitor : international medical journal of experimental and clinical research},
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to define the ultrasound imaging characteristics of adrenal tumors and to assess the performance of ultrasound in differentiating benign 'leave-alone' lesions from suspicious lesions. MATERIAL AND METHODS We enrolled 882 patients in this study. The nature of each lesion was determined by histopathology. Ultrasound finding of each lesion was compared with its corresponding histopathologic result. The final study group consisted of 911 adrenal masses in… CONTINUE READING


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Ultrasound imaging in the diagnosis of benign and suspicious adrenal lesions

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