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Adrenal gland and paraganglia
Other benign cortical lesions
Ovarian thecal metaplasia

Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 20 March 2013, last major update February 2005
Copyright: (c) 2002-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Case reports
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Gross description
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Micro description
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Micro images
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Fig 1: pancreatic ductuloinsular complexes;
2A: somatostatin+; 2B: pancreatic polypeptide+;
3: adrenal gland with nodules composed of nests of oval/spindle cells with bland nuclei, surrounded by eosinophilic hyalinized stroma; inset-cells are progesterone receptor+;
4: adrenal gland lesion has individual cells surrounded by reticulin fibers; arrows-reticulin surrounds nests, not individual cells, of entrapped normal cortical cells
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