Adrenal Insufficiency in Metastatic Lung Cancer

Filipe Carvalho, Fernanda Louro, Raed Zakout

Abstract


We report a case of adrenal insufficiency in patient with lung cancer. Although adrenal metastases are common in cancer patients, adrenal insufficiency is a rare occurrence. Diagnosis and treatment of adrenal insufficiency will improve the physical status and the quality of life in those patients.




World J Oncol. 2015;6(3):375-377
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.14740/wjon890w

Keywords


Lung cancer; Metastasis; Adrenal insufficiency

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