myelolipoma

myelolipoma

 [mi″ĕ-lo-lip´o-mah]
a rare benign tumor of the adrenal gland composed of adipose tissue, lymphocytes, and primitive myeloid cells.

my·e·lo·li·po·ma

(mī'ĕ-lō-li-pō'mă),
Nodular accumulations of cells derived from localized proliferation of reticuloendothelial tissue in the blood sinuses of the adrenal glands; grossly, the nodules may seem to be adipose tissue, but actually are foci of bone marrow containing erythropoietic or myeloid cells.

myelolipoma

/my·elo·li·po·ma/ (mi″ĕ-lo-lĭ-po´-mah) a rare benign tumor of the adrenal gland composed of adipose tissue, lymphocytes, and primitive myeloid cells.

my·e·lo·li·po·ma

(mī'ĕ-lō-li-pō'mă)
Nodular foci that are not neoplasms, but probably represent localized proliferation of reticuloendothelial tissue in the suprarenal glands; foci of bone marrow containing erythropoietic or myeloid cells.

myelolipoma

a rare benign tumor of the adrenal gland composed of adipose tissue, lymphocytes and primitive myeloid cells.
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1] The other collision tumors reported in the adrenal glands include cases such as metastasis into an adenoma or myelolipoma and pheochromocytoma with adenoma or myelolipoma.
We report a very rare case of an extra-adrenal perirenal myelolipoma associated with hemolytic anemia.
33) Similar to renal angiomyolipomas, the presence of the India Ink (chemical shift) artifact at the myelolipoma-adrenal interface or within an adrenal mass on OOP images should indicate a myelolipoma.
We reported myelolipoma in a patient with 17 alpha-hydroxylase defciency.
Despite the fact that several theories have been discussed, the origin of myelolipoma remains unclear.
Hepatic myelolipoma and amyloidosis with osseous metaplasia in a swan goose (Anser cvgnoides).
An adrenal mass containing fat, cysts, and calcification on imaging studies is occasionally encountered in clinical practice and is usually diagnosed with myelolipoma.
In cheetahs, the most common neoplasia is myelolipoma, which was first described in 1968 [5].
Adrenal myelolipoma showed characteristics negative Hounsfield unit value owing to macroscopic fat.
Adrenal myelolipoma is a benign tumour-like lesion composed of mature adipose tissue admixed with hematopoietic elements of various proportions.
Myelolipoma is a benign, non-functioning adrenal neoplasm composed of an admixture of mature adipose tissue and haemopoietic elements, with macroscopic fat being the hallmark feature.
Adrenal cysts or myelolipoma in patients without cancer need no follow-up.