Functioning "black adenoma" of the adrenal gland with emphasis on ultrastructural studies.

@article{Balzs1991FunctioningA,
  title={Functioning "black adenoma" of the adrenal gland with emphasis on ultrastructural studies.},
  author={M{\'a}rta Bal{\'a}zs},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur Pathologie},
  year={1991},
  volume={137 2},
  pages={151-6}
}
An account is given in this paper of functional black adenoma of the adrenal cortex. Autonomous hormone secretion of the tumour was confirmed by pre- and postoperative biochemical tests. Electron microscopy revealed two types of pigment granules. Mitochondria showed severe impairment. A relationship was assumed to exist between mitochondrial alterations and… CONTINUE READING