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ea0014p98 | (1) | ECE2007

Adrenocortical carcinosarcoma: first european case report

Somda Frédéric , Leger Julie , Guy Laurent , Norha Olivier , Desbiez Françoise , Boiteux Jean-Paul , Kemeny Jean-Louis , Thieblot Philippe , Tauveron Igor

Adrenocortical sarcoma is an extremly rare tumour associated with a quite pejorative evolution.We report the case of a fifty-eight years old woman presenting a chronic asthenia and acute flank pain. She had no hypertension, no clinical sign of virilization or hypercorticism. Abdominal ultrasonography revealed an 8 centimeters mass above the right kidney. CT scan aspect evoked an adrenal carcinoma embolizing vena cava. Hormonal assays did not reveale any inappropriate secretion...