- dont worry , about 76% of them are benign.
- just make sure NOt malignant, Nor hormonally active.
Hence. CT with contract will check for malignany.
and then do a hormone test.
(check the urine cortisol, and then do dexamathasone to see if the adrenal cortex is the culprit for any abnormality).l
- If it is hormonally active, do surgery.
- If not active (but greater than 4 cm, ) take it out. probably maligntnat.
otherwise watch every 3-6 months for the first year, and then watch it for every 2-3 years.
always make sure to rule out the pheocytochroma, otherwise you will get a hypertensive crisis.