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Adrenal gland and paraganglia
Adrenocortical carcinoma
General

Reviewer: Pallav Gupta, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 13 September 2013, last major update September 2013
Copyright: (c) 2002-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.
PubMed Search: Adrenocortical carcinoma[title]

Epidemiology
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Clinical features
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Laboratory / diagnosis
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Radiology
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Criteria for malignancy
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Original Weiss criteria for malignancy (Am J Surg Pathol 1984;8:163), modified as indicated below, requires 3+ of these factors: Modified Weiss criteria:

Poor prognostic factors
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Case reports
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Treatment
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Gross description
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Gross images
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Large tumor with hemorrhage

250 g, 10 cm tumor

Large tumor compressing kidney

Large tumor dwarfing kidney

Large tumor displacing kidney and spleen

Micro description
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Micro images
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Various images

Mitotic figure (arrow)

Various images

Virtual slides
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Adrenocortical carcinoma

Cytology description
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Positive stains
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Negative stains
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Electron microscopy description
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Electron microscopy images
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Figure 3d

Molecular description
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Differential diagnosis
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Additional references
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