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53 Possible Causes for CT Scan showing Adrenal Mass

  • Adrenal Cortical Adenoma

    An abdominal computerized tomographic (CT) scan during her work-up showed a right adrenal mass consistent with myelolipoma.[] The CT scan on the right shows a large right adrenal mass outlined in yellow under the normal sized liver (in red ).[]

  • Acromegaly

    Context: Acromegaly is characterized by growth hormone (GH) and insulinlike growth factor-1 (IGF-1) hypersecretion, and GH and IGF-1 play important roles in regulating body composition and glucose homeostasis. Objective: The purpose of our study was to investigate body composition including ectopic lipids, measures[…][]

  • Electrolyte Imbalance

    Answers QUESTION 1 The CT scan (figure 2 ) shows a large mass (arrow) arising from the region of the right adrenal gland.[]

  • Carcinoma of the Lung

    Chest CT scan showed a lobulated mass of 2.7 cm 2.7 cm in size at the upper left lung.[] Abdominal computerized tomography (CT) scan revealed intestinal obstruction and a mass of 6.0 cm 6.0 cm in size located at the left adrenal.[]

  • Hyperaldosteronism

    Symptoms: High blood pressure Headache Muscle weakness Fatigue Intermittent paralysis Numbness Signs and tests: Low serum potassium level Abdominal CT scan that shows adrenal[] . Abdominal CT scans can show adrenal masses Electrocardiograms (ECGs) can show abnormalities in heart rhythm that are often associated with low potassium level. It is[] Axial enhanced CT scan in a 56-year-old man shows no enhancement of the adrenal masses (same patient as in the previous image).[]

  • Adrenal Gland Metastasis

    […] gland mass; CT scan and CT - PET did not show other pathological findings.[] (a) US scan shows a septated cystic mass of the right adrenal gland (arrows). (b) Contrast material-enhanced CT scan shows a lobulated cystic mass with calcified septa.[] After a normal abdominal ultrasound and bone cintilogram, she had a positron emission tomography scan performed, which showed a right adrenal mass ( figure 1 ).[]

  • Renal Carcinoma

    Figure: CT scan shows large left renal mass with calcification (m) invading the left renal vein (arrow). 19 20.[] Figure : Computed tomography demonstratesa right renal carcinoma (m) with a largecontralateral adrenal metastasis (a).[] Metastatic Work-Up Chest X-ray or Chest CT CT/MRI scan of abdomen or pelvis Bone scan with plan films (for elevated alkaline phosphatase or bone pain). 18 19.[]

  • Angiomyolipoma

    The follow-up 18F-FDG PET/CT scan showed a nearly complete resolution of the previously detected adrenal mass, with very low tracer uptake and a decrease in its functional[] scan of the upper and middle abdomen with fluorine-18-fluorodeoxy glucose (18F-FDG), for further evaluation of a mass in the left adrenal gland region.[] Positron emission tomography showed a suspicious, enlarged, hypermetabolic mass with an average standardized uptake value (SUV) of 4.5 and a maximum SUV of 5.9.[]

  • Achlorhydria

    A PET-CT scan revealed a 7.5   6.1 cm hyper-metabolic adrenal mass, whose SUV (max) was 5.41.[] Several hypodense areas showing no glucose metabolism were found at the central part of the mass, suggesting necrosis (Figure 1 ).[]

  • Pheochromocytoma

    If imaging with MRI or CT scans of the adrenal glands shows a mass in the gland (or outside it), surgery may be done.[] CT scan showed previously undiagnosed large right adrenal mass (5.9cm). The diagnosis of pheochromocytoma was confirmed after adrenalectomy.[] Tests include: An adrenal biopsy that shows pheochromocytoma A MIBG scintiscan that shows tumor An MRI of abdomen that shows adrenal mass An abdominal CT scan that shows mass[]

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