A tumor is an abnormal lump of tissue in the body. It can be very dangerous, although most of the time it is quite harmless. In many cases, it can simply be left where it is, although you may choose to have it removed for aesthetic reasons.
A tumor is generally dangerous when it is growing out of control. It can begin to take over certain parts of the body, affecting their ability to function, while a tumor can also begin to apply pressure on nearby organs and other parts of the body.
An adrenal tumor is a tumor on the adrenal gland that can affect how the gland functions. It can have numerous effects on the body, some of which are quite profound.
Symptom #1: Early Puberty in Girls
Puberty usually comes for girls when they are in their early to mid-teens. It is a time in their life that signals they are becoming adults and their bodies start to undergo certain changes.
An adrenal tumor can affect the balance of hormones in such a way that it forces young girls to begin puberty early. This can be quite disconcerting for the girls that are often too young to really understand what is going on. It can also mean that their clitoris will grow to be significantly larger than usual.