Volume 13, Issue 53 (1-2007)                   RJMS 2007, 13(53): 135-140 | Back to browse issues page

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Asgari M, Araghi M. Adrenal Myelolipoma: A Report of Two Cases. RJMS. 2007; 13 (53) :135-140
URL: http://rjms.iums.ac.ir/article-1-657-en.html

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    Introduction: Myelolipoma is one of the rare benign nonfunctioning tumors of adrenal gland that is often diagnosed incidentally or during autopsy. This tumor is usually small, unilateral and causes no clinical disorders but there have been some cases coexisting with endocrine disorders. Case Report: The present study reports two patients who underwent adrenalectomy with the clinical impression of incidentaloma in Hashemi-Nejad Hospital. Conclusion: Microscopic evaluation of both specimens revealed mature fat tissue admixed with islands of hematopoietic cells, which was diagnosed as myelolipoma.

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