Journal of Radiology Case Reports, Vol 3, No 8 (2009)

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CT and 111In-pentetreotide SPECT of hilar ACTH-producing neuroendocrine tumor associated with Cushing's syndrome and massive bilateral adrenal gland hyperplasia

CT and 111In-pentetreotide SPECT of hilar ACTH-producing neuroendocrine tumor associated with Cushing's syndrome and massive bilateral adrenal gland hyperplasia

Wichana Chamroonrat, Drew A Torigian, Warren B Gefter, Leslie A Litzky, Chaitanya Divgi

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Abstract


We present the clinical, laboratory, computed tomography (CT), single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), and histopathological findings of a patient with adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) dependent Cushing's syndrome with massive bilateral adrenal gland hyperplasia due to a hilar ACTH-producing well-differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma.


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