Adrenal myelolipoma

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Left adrenal mass originally suspected on ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female

There is an oval mass in the left suprarenal space, which contains macroscopic fat. This is compatible with an adrenal myelolipoma.

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of an adrenal myelolipoma, with the presence of macroscopic fat being the key to diagnosis. 

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Case information

rID: 43401
Published: 9th Mar 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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