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内分泌恶性肿瘤 Resources
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The endocrine system refers to the glands that secret hormones into your bloodstream. Cancers of the endocrine system include thyroid cancer, 甲状旁腺疾病, pituitary tumors and adrenocortical carcinoma. These cancers are rare.

What are the symptoms of 内分泌恶性肿瘤?
可能没有. Other symptoms can be vague and easily attributed to other causes, or quite varied depending on the location and advancement of the tumor.

  • A thyroid tumor may cause a lump in your neck, trouble swallowing and hoarseness.
  • A parathyroid tumor may cause fatigue, 便秘, 极度口渴, frequent urination and a lump in the neck.
  • A pituitary tumor can cause a hump on the upper back, changes in facial features, breast milk production in women or breast growth in men.
  • Adrenocortical carcinoma can cause virilization or feminization. In young children, an abnormally early puberty may occur.
How are 内分泌恶性肿瘤 diagnosed?
Urine and blood tests, biopsy, imaging via a CT scan or MRI and other tests are possibilities. 在某些情况下, the diagnosis is not confirmed until the tumor is removed and examined by a pathologist.

What are the treatments for 内分泌恶性肿瘤?
In most cases, surgery to remove the malignancy will be performed if possible. 辐射, with or without surgery, chemotherapy and certain kinds of medication to control hormone production or reduce tumor size may be given.

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