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Adrenocortical Carcinoma

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  • Condition: Adrenocortical Carcinoma (ACC)
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Mitotane
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This article reported the case of a patient with adrenocortical carcinoma (cancer of the adrenal gland; ACC) treated with mitotane who developed severe neurological adverse events.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Metastatic Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • Journal: Journal for immunotherapy of cancer
  • Treatment Used: Combined Lenvatinib and Pembrolizumab
  • Number of Patients: 8
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of treating metastatic adrenal cortical carcinoma with combined lenvatinib and pembrolizumab.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Adrenal tumors
  • Journal: Il Giornale di chirurgia
  • Treatment Used: Open surgery
  • Number of Patients: 26
  • Published —
The study researched the effects of open (using a large incision) surgery for adrenal tumors.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Benign and Malignant Adrenal Tumors
  • Journal: Il Giornale di chirurgia
  • Treatment Used: Adrenalectomy
  • Number of Patients: 21
  • Published —
This study identified the advantages of laparoscopic adrenalectomy in comparison to open adrenalectomy.
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Study
  • Condition: Advanced Melanoma or PD-L1-Positive Advanced, Relapsed, or Refractory Solid Tumor or Lymphoma
  • Journal: The Lancet. Oncology
  • Treatment Used: Pembrolizumab
  • Number of Patients: 863
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using pembrolizumab to treat patients with advanced melanoma or PD-L1-positive advanced, relapsed, or refractory solid tumor or lymphoma.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Metastatic Adrenocortical Carcinoma in the Spine
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Combination of Cement Augmentation, Radiotherapy together with Adjuvant Programmed Cell Death 1 (PD-1) Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses a 42-year-old woman diagnosed with spinal metastases of adrenocortical carcinoma treated with cement augmentation via a posterior approach, radiotherapy, radiofrequency ablation of psoas major muscle occupying lesions, right chest wall, liver and kidney recess together with adjuvant PD-1 therapy.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Advanced Adrenocortical Carcinoma
  • Journal: Journal for immunotherapy of cancer
  • Treatment Used: pembrolizumab
  • Number of Patients: 16
  • Published —
The purpose of the study was to investigate the effectiveness and safety of pembrolizumab in patients with metastatic advanced adrenocortical carcinoma.
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  • Condition: Metastatic Adrenocortical Carcinoma (ACC)
  • Journal: Hormones & cancer
  • Treatment Used: Systemic Therapy, Liver-Directed Therapy with either Transarterial Chemoembolization (TACE) or Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT)
  • Number of Patients: 65
  • Published —
This study reviewed patients with adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC) who were treated with systemic therapy between January 1997 and October 2016.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Liver metastases from adrenocortical carcinoma
  • Journal: HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association
  • Treatment Used: Metastasectomy/ablation
  • Number of Patients: 62
  • Published —
The study researched the effects of metastasectomy/ablation for liver metastases from adrenocortical carcinoma.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Secondary Adrenal Carcinoma
  • Journal: Journal of cancer research and therapeutics
  • Treatment Used: Computed Tomography (CT)-Guided Iodine 125 Seed Interstitial Implantation
  • Number of Patients: 20
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using a CT-guided iodine 125 seed interstitial implantation to treat patients with secondary adrenal carcinoma.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Massive Adrenal Area Tumor with Tumor Thrombus
  • Journal: Beijing da xue xue bao. Yi xue ban = Journal of Peking University. Health sciences
  • Treatment Used: Open Surgery or Retroperitoneal Laparoscopic Approach
  • Number of Patients: 6
  • Published —
This study summarized the experience of diagnosis and operation related to massive adrenal area tumor with venous tumor thrombus (clot) in clinic.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Metastatic Adrenocortical Carcinoma
  • Journal: The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
  • Treatment Used: Nivolumab
  • Number of Patients: 10
  • Published —
The objective of this study was to evaluate nivolumab treatment in patients with metastatic adrenocortical carcinoma.