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Disease Adrenal Rest Tumor

Name Adrenal Rest Tumor
Synonyms Adrenal Cortical Rest Tumor | Adrenal Rest Tumors | Rest Tumor, Adrenal | Rest Tumors, Adrenal | Tumor, Adrenal Rest | Tumors, Adrenal Rest
Definition Neoplasm derived from displaced cells (rest cells) of the primordial ADRENAL GLANDS, generally in patients with CONGENITAL ADRENAL HYPERPLASIA. Adrenal rest tumors have been identified in TESTES; LIVER; and other tissues. They are dependent on ADRENOCORTICOTROPIN for growth and adrenal steroid secretion.
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D000314
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DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Adenoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Adrenal Rest Tumor

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