TITLE

Retroperitoneal Foregut Duplication Cyst Presenting as an Adrenal Mass

AUTHOR(S)
Terry, N. Elizabeth; Senkowski, Christopher K.; Check, William; Brower, Steven T.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Jan2007, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p89
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A 75 year-old woman presented to the authors' institution with abdominal pain and early satiety. An adrenal mass was found on CT scanning. Laparoscopic adrenalectomy was performed, and the patient was found to have a retroperitoneal bronchogenic cyst adherent to the adrenal gland. The workup of an adrenal mass is discussed as well as the pathophysiology of bronchogenic cysts.
ACCESSION #
23655221

 

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