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  1. ... to an increase in reactive oxygen species in adrenal gland tissues. Over time, these toxic molecules can impair the function of adrenal gland cells and lead to their death ( apoptosis ), diminishing ...
  2. Pheochromocytoma is a rare tumor of adrenal gland tissue. It results in the release of too much epinephrine and norepinephrine, hormones that control heart rate, metabolism, and blood pressure.
  3. ... sonogram . Adrenalectomy : A procedure to remove the affected adrenal gland. A tissue sample is viewed under a microscope by a ... treatment are used: Surgery Surgery to remove the adrenal gland ... tissue where the cancer has spread. Radiation therapy Radiation ...
  4. ... the neck. Neuroblastoma may be found in the adrenal glands and paraspinal nerve tissue from the neck to the pelvis. Neuroblastoma most ...
  5. ... usually an adrenalectomy (removal of one or both adrenal glands). During this surgery, the tissues and lymph nodes inside the abdomen will be ... adrenal glands or later forms in the remaining adrenal gland may be surgery to remove ... normal tissue in the adrenal cortex as possible. This surgery ...
  6. Neuroblastoma is a cancer in nerve tissue in the adrenal gland, neck, chest, or spinal cord. It often affects young children. Read about treatments. ... nerve cells called neuroblasts. Neuroblasts are immature nerve tissue. They ... begins in the adrenal glands. You have two adrenal glands, one on top ...
  7. ... Most commonly, the tumor originates in the nerve tissue of the adrenal gland located above each kidney. Other common sites for ... KCNJ5</html:i> gene are found in several tissues, including the adrenal glands, which are small hormone-producing glands located on ...
  8. ... pain, vomiting , and diarrhea ). Malignant tumors of the adrenal glands , bronchi , thymus , fibrous tissue , or fat cells may also occur. Children with ...
  9. ... Points for This Section Pheochromocytoma forms in the adrenal gland. Paraganglioma forms in nerve tissue near the carotid artery, along nerve pathways in ...
  10. NLM Digital Collections - National Library of Medicine classification : a scheme for the shelf arrangement of books in .... 
    Publication: Bethesda, Md. : U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine ; [Washington, D.C. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O.], 1964
    ... Pineal Body Carotid Body Thymus Gland Pituitary Gland Adrenal Glands Insular Tissue of Pancreas Gonads WK *1 Societies Includes ephemeral ... 590 Surgery 134 WK ENDOCRINE SYSTEM WK ... of cortical tissue e.g. Adrenogenital syndromes. Virilism 780 Neoplasms 790 ...
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