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Adrenocortical carcinoma with pure aldosterone hypersecretion

Disease definition

Adrenocortical carcinoma with pure aldosterone hypersecretion (pure APAC) is a very rare surgically-correctable form of primary aldosteronism (PA; see this term) due to an aldosterone-secreting adrenal malignancy.


  • Synonym(s):
    • Pure APAC
    • Pure aldosterone-producing adrenocortical carcinoma
    • Pure aldosterone-secreting adrenocortical carcinoma
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: C74.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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