Primary pigmented nodular adrenal dysplasia (gross pathology)

Case contributed by Frank Gaillard
Diagnosis not applicable

Primary pigmented nodular adrenal dysplasia (PPNAD).

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Case Discussion

Macroscopic appearance of the adrenal gland in PPNAD. The cut surfaces show multiple pigmented micronodules. The periadrenal fat is also visible around the adrenal capsule

Author: Jérôme Bertherat. Carney complex (CNC). Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases. 1, 21 2006. PMID 16756677

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