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Figure 1: Normal adrenal cortex (a) H and E; (b) reticulin, ×100; adenoma (c) H and E; (d) reticulin with regular fibers of same thickness surrounding nests and cords; adrenal cortical carcinoma (e) gross specimen with thick capsule, areas of hemorrhage and necrosis; (f) sheets of polygonal cells with clear cytoplasm: insets showing necrosis and mitoses; (g) capsular and vascular invasion; H and E, ×100; (h) oncocytic variant H and E, ×400; (i) loss reticulin, ×100 (j) disruption (k) thickened and frayed fibers; (l) disrupted framework in oncocytic variant; reticulin, ×400

Figure 1: Normal adrenal cortex (a) H and E; (b) reticulin, ×100; adenoma (c) H and E; (d) reticulin with regular fibers of same thickness surrounding nests and cords; adrenal cortical carcinoma (e) gross specimen with thick capsule, areas of hemorrhage and necrosis; (f) sheets of polygonal cells with clear cytoplasm: insets showing necrosis and mitoses; (g) capsular and vascular invasion; H and E, ×100; (h) oncocytic variant H and E, ×400; (i) loss reticulin, ×100 (j) disruption (k) thickened and frayed fibers; (l) disrupted framework in oncocytic variant; reticulin, ×400