Adrenal cyst

Dr Bruno Di Muzio and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

Adrenal cysts are rare lesions and are commonly incidental findings. 

Epidemiology

Adrenal cysts are reported to be rare with an incidence of <1% 1

Clinical presentation

Patients can present with pain or swelling, although a significant portion (~40%) are incidental findings 1,3

Pathology

Adrenal cysts can be divided into four categories 1-3:

Differential diagnosis

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Article information

rID: 52050
System: Urogenital
Section: Gamuts
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Adrenal cysts

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: adrenal pseudocyst
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  • Case 2: adrenal epithelial cyst
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  • Case 3: re-endothelialised hematoma
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