Laparoscopic adrenalectomy: lessons learned from an initial series of 100 patients

  title={Laparoscopic adrenalectomy: lessons learned from an initial series of 100 patients},
  author={Alejandra Gil-C{\'a}rdenas and Carlos Cord{\'o}n and Rosa Gamino and Juan Antonio Rull and Francisco Javier G{\'o}mez-P{\'e}rez and Juan Pablo Pantoja and Miguel F Herrera},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
Laparoscopic adrenalectomy is considered the gold standard for the surgical treatment of adrenal disorders in most centers. This study analyzes the authors’ experience using the lateral intraperitoneal approach with the first 100 patients. In addition to analyzing the authors’ experience, this article aims to contrast it with some published series as an internal quality control. In a 10-year period, 138 laparoscopic adrenalectomies were performed for 100 patients. Demographics, surgical results… CONTINUE READING


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