ea0081p284 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular Endocrinology | ECE2022
, Pereira Sofia
, Costa Madalena M.
, Monteiro Mariana P
, Pignatelli Duarte
The majority of adrenocortical tumors (ACT) are benign and hormonally non-functioning, in contrast to adrenocortical carcinomas (ACC), which are rare and usually very aggressive tumors. The differential diagnosis between these two entities is mainly based on unspecific and subjective criteria, contributing to the inaccuracy of diagnosis. Due to ACC molecular and biological heterogeneity, prognostic factors have a limited capacity to predict ACC clinical outcomes, leading to an...