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How is adrenal cancer staged?

... T categories for adrenal cancer. T1: the tumor is 5 cm (about 2 inches) or less
in size and it has not grown into tissues outside the adrenal gland. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/adrenalcorticalcancer/detailedguide/adrenal-cortical-cancer-staging

Surgery for adrenal cancer

... Surgery for adrenal cancer. The main treatment for adrenal cancer is removal
of the adrenal gland, which is called an adrenalectomy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/adrenalcorticalcancer/detailedguide/adrenal-cortical-cancer-treating-surgery

Treating adrenal cancer by stage

... The entire adrenal gland will be removed. Since a person has 2 adrenal glands,
removal of the diseased one does not generally cause problems ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/adrenalcorticalcancer/detailedguide/adrenal-cortical-cancer-treating-by-stage

What should you ask your doctor about adrenal cancer?

... want to ask are: Do I have a benign or malignant adrenal gland tumor?
Has my cancer spread beyond the adrenal gland? ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/adrenalcorticalcancer/detailedguide/adrenal-cortical-cancer-talking-with-your-doctor

Adrenal Cancer

... less than 2 inches (5 centimeters) across. They usually occur in only
1 adrenal gland, but sometimes affect both glands. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003081-pdf.pdf

How is adrenal cancer diagnosed?

... This test can show if there is a tumor mass in the adrenal gland. ... CT scans show
the adrenal glands fairly clearly and often can confirm the location ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/adrenalcorticalcancer/detailedguide/adrenal-cortical-cancer-diagnosis

What are the risk factors for adrenal cancer?

... one or more risk factors for adrenal gland tumors, it ... cancers of the kidney, liver,
and adrenal cortex ... risk of developing tumors of 3 glands: the pituitary ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/adrenalcorticalcancer/detailedguide/adrenal-cortical-cancer-risk-factors

Cancer Glossary

... examples of endocrine glands. See also adrenal gland, glands,
hormones, ovary, pancreas, pituitary, testicles, thyroid. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=e

Chemotherapy for adrenal cancer

... and reach throughout the body, making this treatment useful for cancer that
has spread (metastasized) to organs beyond the adrenal gland. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/adrenalcorticalcancer/detailedguide/adrenal-cortical-cancer-treating-chemotherapy

Surgery for kidney cancer | American Cancer Society

... Before surgery, ask your doctor if he or she plans to remove the lymph nodes
near the kidney. Removal of an adrenal gland (adrenalectomy). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/detailedguide/kidney-cancer-adult-treating-surgery