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Adrenocortical Carcinoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI] - Treatment Options for Recurrent Adrenocortical Carcinoma

Treatment of recurrent adrenocortical carcinoma may include the following as palliative therapy to relieve symptoms and improve the quality of life:

  • Surgery to remove the tumor.
  • Surgery to remove the cancer from places where it has spread.
  • A clinical trial of chemotherapy or biologic therapy.

Check for U.S. clinical trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials that are now accepting patients with recurrent adrenocortical carcinoma. For more specific results, refine the search by using other search features, such as the location of the trial, the type of treatment, or the name of the drug. General information about clinical trials is available from the NCI Web site.

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Last Updated: February 25, 2014
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