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Synonyms for adrenalectomy

surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands

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In right-sided adrenalectomies, the mean tumor sizes were 2.72 [+ or -] 1.57 cm in the LAMP-TPA group and 2.61 [+ or -] 1.19 cm in the LAMP-PRA group (P = 0.811), respectively (Table 2).
Most laparoscopic adrenalectomies are performed via a transperitoneal approach with the patient in a 90 degree lateral position.
Sosa, "Outcomes from 3144 adrenalectomies in the United States: which matters more, surgeon volume or specialty?" Archives of Surgery, vol.
Adrenal incidentalomas in the laparoscopic era and the role of correct surgical indications: observations from 255 consecutive adrenalectomies in an Italian series.
According to the Nationwide Inpatient Sample [1], 83% of adrenalectomies from 1998 through 2006 were performed using the open method, despite laparoscopic adrenalectomy shown to be successful in 1992 [2].