Management of giant adrenal schwannoma


  • Ajit Oberoi Department of Surgical Disciplines, AIIMS, New Delhi
  • Kamal Kataria Department of Surgical Disciplines, AIIMS, New Delhi
  • Om Prakash Department of Surgical Disciplines, AIIMS, New Delhi
  • Rajni Yadav Department of Pathology, AIIMS, New Delhi
  • Ankur Goyal Department of Radiology, AIIMS, New Delhi



Adrenal incidantiloma, Adrenal schwannoma, Adrenalectomy


Adrenal schwannoma is a rare differential of adrenal incidentaloma with scarce literature available at present. Adrenal schwannomas are usually non-secreting tumours but can very rarely secrete catecholamines. Specimen of our patient was 14 cm in diameter and weighed 900 gm which is the largest adrenal schwannoma in literature. Although it is a benign lesion but there are no standard treatment guidelines because of rarity of lesion.


Author Biography

Kamal Kataria, Department of Surgical Disciplines, AIIMS, New Delhi

Assistant Professor

Department of Surgical Disciplines

AIIMS, New Delhi - 110029


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