Acta Scientific Medical Sciences (ASMS)(ISSN: 2582-0931)

Case Report Volume 6 Issue 1

Huge Adrenocortical Carcinoma: Case Report and Literature Review

Maatougui Jasser1*, Raboudi Mehdi1, Ben Rejeb Nedhir1, Besrour Chayma1,2, Gargouri Faten3, Ramzi Khiari1, Ouertani Haroun2 and Ghozzi Samir1

1Department of Urology, Military Hospital of Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia
2Department of Endocrinology, Military Hospital of Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia
3Department of Pathology, Military Hospital of Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia

*Corresponding Author: Maatougui Jasser, Department of Urology, Military Hospital of Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia.

Received: November 22, 2021; Published: December 15, 2021


Adrenocortical carcinoma is a rare entity. We report a case of a 47-year-old male with abdominal pain. without classical tumor symptoms. Computed tomography revealed a left adrenal mass measuring 17 cm. Hormonal evaluation was negative. Open left adrenalectomy was performed by sub-costal approach. Diagnosis of adrenocortical carcinoma was established by pathology. Metastatic workup was negative. The patient has been followed regularly with no recurrence for one year. Adrenocortical carcinoma is a challenge. Surgery is the main treatment.

Keywords: Adrenocortical Carcinoma; Adrenalectomy; Mitotane


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Citation: Maatougui Jasser., et al. “Huge Adrenocortical Carcinoma: Case Report and Literature Review”.Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 6.1 (2022): 151-153.


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