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Term:Adrenal calcification
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Accession:HP:0010512 term browser browse the term
Definition:Calcification within the adrenal glands.
Comment:This condition may occur in a wide variety of pathologies, some serious and some with no obvious consequence. Adrenal hemorrhage may be detected as an incidental finding in children in radiographic studies of the abdomen. Etiologies include hemorrhage into the adrenals at or immediately after birth, neuroblastoma, ganglioneuroblastoma, cortical carcinoma, pheochromocytoma, and cysts.
Synonyms:xref: SNOMEDCT_US:12286000;   UMLS:C0271750

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    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the musculoskeletal system 0
        Abnormality of the skeletal system 0
          Ectopic calcification 0
            Adrenal calcification 0
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