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Table 2 Clinical characters of patients stratified by extra-adrenal malignancy

From: A clinicopathological analysis of adrenal tumors in patients with history of extra-adrenal cancers

Cancer diagnosis No. Age (year), Mean (range) GenderMale: Female Mass size (cm) Metastasis: Primary malignancy: PB Surgical approaches
Open: Laparoscopy
Median (range) < 3.2:≥3.2
Lung cancer 20 58(36–70) 14: 6 2.7(1.5–9.5) 13: 7 17: 0: 3 12: 7
Gastrointestinal cancer 17 59(43–75) 9: 8 2.3(0.5–6.5) 14: 3 7: 0: 10 7: 8
Liver cancer 15 56(34–80) 11: 4 2.8(1.4–7.7) 8: 7 11: 1: 3 7: 7
Urinary cancer 13 53(34–75) 9: 4 3.0(0.5–10.5) 8: 5 6: 0: 7 2: 10
Thyroid cancer 9 36(23–51) 4: 5 2.8(0.9–5.7) 5: 4 0: 0: 9 6: 3
Breast cancer 6 53(42–65) 0: 6 2.8(2.0–12.0) 4: 2 1: 1: 4 3: 2
The others 11 48(9–66) 7: 4 4.2(1.0–8.1) 4: 7 7: 1: 3 4: 7
Total 91 53(9–80) 54: 37 2.7(0.5–12.0) 56: 35 49: 3: 39 41: 44*
  1. * Six patients underwent biopsy only
  2. PB primary benign tumors found in patient with history of extra-adrenal malignancy
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