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adrenocortical

 [ah-dre″no-kor´tĭ-k'l]
pertaining to or arising from the adrenal cortex; called also corticoadrenal.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

a·dre·no·cor·ti·cal

(ă-drē-nō-kōr'ti-kăl),
Pertaining to the suprarenal cortex.
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adrenocortical

(ə-drē′nō-kôr′tĭ-kəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or derived from the adrenal cortex.
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adrenocortical

adjective Referring to the adrenal cortex.
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adrenocortical

adjective Referring to the adrenal cortex
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ad·re·no·cor·ti·cal

(ă-drē'nō-kōr'ti-kăl)
Pertaining to the cortex of the suprarenal gland.
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Adrenocortical carcinoma is a rare disease and no data is available from our part of world regarding management and outcome of this disease.
More rarely, adenoma-pheochromocytoma, adenoma-hemangioma, adrenocortical carcinoma-metastasis, adrenocortical carcinoma-myelolipoma, carcinosarcoma-metastasis, and myelolipoma-Hodgkin's lymphoma have been reported in the literature.
Prognostic factors in stage III-IV adrenocortical carcinomas (ACC): an European Network for the Study of Adrenal tumour (ENSAT) study.
It was speculated that epinephrine released by pheochromocytoma might stimulate adrenocorticotropic hormone release and increase cortical functions.[4] Another possibility was that the adrenocortical adenoma promoted the release of the cortisol, renin, and angiotensin.
The two most important predictive factors of adrenocortical carcinoma are the size of the lesion and appearance on imaging [4].
Ito, "A case of aldosterone-producing adrenocortical adenoma associated with a probable post-operative adrenal crisis: histopathological analyses of the adrenal gland," Hypertension Research, vol.
The "4A" syndrome: adrenocortical insufficiency associated with achalasia, alacrima, autonomic and other neurological abnormalities.
Variations in adrenocortical responsiveness during severe bacterial infections.
Feminizing adrenocortical carcinomas are exceedingly rare in adults and account for 1-2% of adrenocortical carcinomas.
Miyazaki et al., "Combined primary aldosteronism and Cushing's syndrome due to a single adrenocortical adenoma complicated by Hashimoto's thyroiditis," Internal Medicine, vol.
Prevalence of germline TP53 mutations in a prospective series of unselected patients with adrenocortical carcinoma.
The adrenocortical response to stress in incubating Magellanic penguins (Spheniscus magellanicus).