adrenalectomy

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  • noun

Synonyms for adrenalectomy

surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands

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Paraffin-embedded tumor samples of sporadic as well as MEN type Ila-associated pheochromocytomas were obtained from adrenalectomies performed between January 1985 and December 1997 in the University Hospital Groningen.
Adrenal incidentalomas in the laparoscopic era and the role of correct surgical indications: observations from 255 consecutive adrenalectomies in an Italian series.
Copeland was first to estimate a threshold diameter of 6 cm; at this size, approximately 60 adrenalectomies would need to be performed to remove 1 adrenocortical carcinoma (10).
In this series of 2065 PNs, 48 adrenalectomies were performed.