Adrenal Metastasectomy

  • Gregory P. SadlerEmail author


Metastasis to the adrenal gland from primary cancers is not uncommon and is usually indicative of widespread incurable metastatic disease. Cancers that commonly metastasize to the adrenal include:

Further Reading

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  3. Sancho JJ, Triponez F, Montet X, Sitges-Serra A. Surgical management of adrenal metastases. Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2012;397(2):179–94.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Endocrine SurgeryJohn Radcliffe HospitalOxfordUK

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