World Journal of Surgical Medical and Radiation Oncology Volume No 6

Case Report Open Access

A rare case of Adrenocortical oncocytic neoplasm presenting with Abdominal lump: a case report

Shashikant Saini, Shamsuddin Virani and Rakshit Shah
World Journal of Surgical Medical and Radiation Oncology 2012, 1:23

Abstract

Oncocytic neoplasms are composed of oncocytic tumor cells, which are characterized by having large, eosinophilic, granular cytoplasm owing to the aberrant accumulation of mitochondria [ 1]. The most commonly reported sites for oncocytic neoplasms are the Thyroid, kidney and Salivary gland. Oncocytic neoplasms of the adrenal cortex are extremely rare. We report here a case of oncocytic neoplasm of the adrenal.




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