Table 3

Van Slooten criteria for distinguishing a malignant adrenal cortical neoplasm from a benign one[18]
Van slooten criteria Value Our case (“+” = presence; “-” = absence)
Regressive changes (necrosis, haemorrhage, fibrosis, calcification) 5.7 +
Lack of normal structure 1.6 +
Moderate to marked nuclear atypia 2.1 +
Nuclear hyperchromasia 2.6 +
Abnormal nucleoli 4.1 +
MI (mitotic index) >2/10 HPF 9.0 +
Capsular/vascular invasion 3.3 +
Total Van Slooten score 28.4

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Fulawka et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2014 9:51   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-9-51

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