Journal of the Korean Pediatric Society 1990;33(8):1159-1165.
Published online August 31, 1990.
A Case of Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma.
Ho Won Kang, Hong Ja Kang, Hong Bae Kim, Ji Sub Oh
Department of Pediatrics, Wallace Memorial Baptist Hospital, Pusan, Korea
부신피질 암종 1례
강호원, 강홍자, 김홍배, 오지섭
부산 왈레스기념 침례병원 소아과
Received: 30 August 1989   • Accepted: 30 August 1989
Abstract
This is a case report of adrenal cortical carcinoma in a 2 year 7 month old male patient who was diagnosed by clinical features, endocrinologic studies, radiologic studies and pathologic examina- tions. Cushing syndrome and virilization caused by adrenal cortical carcinoma were found. Left total adrenalectomy was performed. No evidence of metastasis was found at the time of operation. 3 months later, lung metastases were found. 4 months and 5 days after operation, he expired. A brief review of the related literature is presented.
Key Words: Adrenal cortical carcinoma, Cushing syndrome, Virilization, Lung metastasis




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