Adrenal cancer (also called adrenal gland cancer) is a rare type of cancer which is begins in the cells of adrenal glands. These glands are a part of endocrine system and they produce a vital number of hormones essential for survival. Learn about the basics and overview of the adrenal cancer.
Patients in stage IV adrenal cancer have metastases to distant locations such as other organs, tissues, and lymph nodes. Stage IV adrenal cancer means that the tumor can be of any size, and the tumors have spread throughout the body. If there is liver metastasis, a resection has to be done.