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Adrenal lymphoma

Adrenal lymphoma can refer to

Clinical presentation

Can be variable and can include adrenal insufficiency, worsening general state, weight loss and abdominal pain.

Radiographic features


Maybe seen as bulky adrenal masses. Often difficult to use bilaterality to differentiate primary versus secondary since the former can be bilateral in a considerable portion of cases. 

Usually of soft tissue attenuation (40-60 HU) with mild progressive enhancement after contrast medium administration 9.

  • often FDG avid 6



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Article information

rID: 71852
System: Oncology
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Lymphoma involving adrenals
  • Lymphoma involving adrenal glands
  • Lymphoma of adrenal glands
  • Adrenal lymphomas

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