Corticomedullary mixed tumor of the adrenal gland-a clinical and pathological chameleon: case report and review of literature.

@article{Donatini2013CorticomedullaryMT,
  title={Corticomedullary mixed tumor of the adrenal gland-a clinical and pathological chameleon: case report and review of literature.},
  author={G Donatini and Sam Van Slycke and S{\'e}bastien Aubert and Bruno M.L. Carnaille},
  journal={Updates in surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={65 2},
  pages={161-4}
}
Adrenal tumors mostly present with specific and unique clinical features, regarding their endocrine metabolism. A 53-year-old man came to our Department for a left adrenal mass discovered incidentally. Biochemical and imaging findings were suspicious for a pheochromocytoma. The patient underwent a laparoscopic left adrenalectomy. A well-circumscribed 5.5-cm mass was removed. It was composed of adrenal cells intimately admixed with pheochromocytes. Immunohistochemical studies were positive both… CONTINUE READING