Functional pathology of aldosterone-producing adenoma.


In addition to the morphological examination, the measurement of the content of corticosteroids was done in aldosterone-producing adenoma. Histologically, the adenoma consists of four types of cells. The major component of the adenoma was clear-type cells. In this type of cells, the activities of 3 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase and glucose-6-phosphate… (More)


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@article{Tsuchiyama1980FunctionalPO, title={Functional pathology of aldosterone-producing adenoma.}, author={H Tsuchiyama and Kenji Kawai and T Harada and Kazuto Shigematsu and Hajime Sugihara}, journal={Acta pathologica japonica}, year={1980}, volume={30 6}, pages={967-76} }