Macronodular adrenal hyperplasia

Macronodular adrenal hyperplasia refers to a morphological type of adrenal hyperplasia in which there is adrenal enlargement in the form of large distinct nodules. It can be congenital or acquired.

A specific subtype under this entity is adrenocorticotropin independent macronodular adrenocortical hyperplasia (AIMAH).

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rID: 21432
System: Urogenital
Section: Pathology
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Macro-nodular adrenal hyperplasia
  • Macronodular adrenal hyperplasia
  • Macro nodular hyperplasia of adrenals
  • Macro nodular hyperplasia of the adrenals

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