A giant adrenal pseudocyst: Case report and review of the literature


Demir A., TANIDIR Y., Kaya H., Turkeri L.

INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY, vol.38, no.1, pp.167-169, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11255-005-3422-z
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.167-169
  • Keywords: adrenal gland, adrenal pseudocyst, lesions, retroperitoneoscopic, CYSTS
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

A 45-year-old woman whose MR images revealed a lobulated, complicated cyst with septations on the superior pole of left kidney underwent retroperitoneoscopic cyst marsupialization. In pathologic examination beneath the atrophic adrenal gland, hyalinized, calcification foci cyst wall without any surrounding epithelium was seen microscopically. It was reported to be "adrenal pseudocyst".