Adrenal glands are the triangular–shaped endocrine glands situated on the top of each kidney. These are also known as the suprarenal glands. Adrenal gland dysfunction may occur due to adrenal gland diseases or diseases of the pituitary glands. During adrenal gland dysfunction, there may be a higher or lower release of hormones."Endocrinology"
Some of the techniques for diagnosing pheochromocytoma are:
The hormones released by the adrenal glands are: