Surgical excision of a metastatic adrenal lesion in a patient with prostatic cancer

Naotaka Sakamoto, Masatoshi Eto, Sadamu Ando

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Abstract

Background: A 64-year-old Japanese man with stage D2 prostatic cancer, after having responded dramatically to androgen ablation, demonstrated a solitary adrenal metastasis without disease progression to any other site. Methods: A surgical excision of the lesion and adjuvant systemic chemotherapy was performed. Results/Conclusions: The patient has since remained alive without any evidence of recurrence 21 months after surgery.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)38-40
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Urology
Volume6
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 1999
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Urology

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