Ectopic cortisol-producing adrenocortical adenoma in the renal hilum: histopathological features and steroidogenic enzyme profile

Anli Tong; Aihua Jia; Shujie Yan; Yan Zhang; Yi Xie; Guanghua Liu
July 2014
International Journal of Clinical & Experimental Pathology;2014, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p4415
Academic Journal
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