Calcium screening in recurrent stone formation/bony fractures -Hyperparathyroidism

When the parathyroid glands become overactive they start producing too much of the parathyroid hormone. This disorder is known as hyperparathyroidism and is characterized by hypercalcemia. S... Read More

Uncontrolled hypertension in young adults-Pheochromocytoma/ paraganglioma

Pheochromocytomas are tumors that arise from the chromaffin cells of the adrenal medulla. They secrete high amounts of catecholamine namely norepinephrine and some amounts of epinephrine. Pa... Read More

Adrenal cancers- a complete guide

Adrenal cancer develops when the outermost layer of the adrenal glands develop malignant cells. The two adrenal glands are located above each kidney. Adrenal cancer develops as a tumor in th... Read More