Infantile Virilization Secondary to Malignant EtiologyNagesh Dasarwar*, Ramakrishnan Santosh and Sravya Datla
Consultant Pediatrician and Neonatologist, GMR Varalaxmi Care Hospital, Andhra Pradesh, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Nagesh Dasarwar
Consultant Pediatrician and Neonatologist
GMR Varalaxmi Care Hospital
Andhra Pradesh, India
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E-mail: [email protected]
Received February 26, 2016; Accepted April 26, 2016; Published April 30, 2016
Citation: Dasarwar N, Santosh R, Datla S (2016) Infantile Virilization Secondary to Malignant Etiology. J Clin Case Rep 6:780. doi:10.4172/2165-7920.1000780
Copyright: © 2016 Dasarwar N, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Adrenocortical tumor is a rare malignancy (1-2/million ) in children with a heterogenous presentation and generally poor prognosis. We report two cases of adrenocortical carcinoma who presented primarily with virilization along with cushingoid features and hypertension. Both the Children were managed with surgical resection of tumor, steroid replacement and antihypertensives.