Adrenal insufficiency after unilateral radical nephrectomy

Urology. 1976 Dec;8(6):584-5. doi: 10.1016/0090-4295(76)90525-2.

Abstract

A case of adrenal insufficiency occurring after unilateral radical nephrectomy is presented. Recommendations for identification and treatment of this condition are discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adenocarcinoma / surgery
  • Adrenal Insufficiency / diagnosis
  • Adrenal Insufficiency / etiology*
  • Aged
  • Body Weight
  • Humans
  • Hypotension / diagnosis
  • Kidney Neoplasms / surgery
  • Male
  • Nephrectomy / adverse effects*
  • Postoperative Complications / diagnosis*
  • Water-Electrolyte Imbalance / diagnosis