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Title: Adrenocortical carcinoma in a Ghanaian girl: Report of a case
Authors: Ameyaw, Emmanuel
Yifieyeh, Abiboye C.
Asafo-Agyei, Serwah Bonsu
Baffour, Awuah
Hemeng, Akosua Serwah
Keywords: adrenal cortex
adrenocortical carcinoma
rare tumour
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: Clinical Research and Trials
Citation: Clinical Research and Trials, Volume 3(4): 1-3
Abstract: Adrenocortical carcinoma in children is a rare cancer that has a poor response to cytotoxic treatment. Approximately half of adrenocortical carcinoma present in the first 4 years of life. Most adrenal tumours in children are hormone secreting and have female preponderance. Our patient was a 15-month-old female and presented with clinical features of Cushing’s syndrome
Description: This article is published in Clinical Research and Trials and also available at doi: 10.15761/CRT.1000187
URI: 10.15761/CRT.1000187
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