Surgery for pheochromocytoma: A 20-year experience of a single institution

@article{Aggeli2017SurgeryFP,
  title={Surgery for pheochromocytoma: A 20-year experience of a single institution},
  author={C. Aggeli and A. Nixon and Christos Parianos and Georgios Vletsis and L. Papanastasiou and A. Markou and T. Kounadi and Georgrios Piaditis and Georgios Zografos},
  journal={Hormones},
  year={2017},
  volume={16},
  pages={388-395}
}
  • C. Aggeli, A. Nixon, +6 authors Georgios Zografos
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • Hormones
  • OBJECTIVEResection of pheochromocytomas is a challenging procedure due to hemodynamic lability. our aim was to evaluate surgical outcomes in 67 patients with pheochromocytoma and to validate the role of laparoscopic surgery in the treatment of these tumors.DESIGNThis study is a retrospective review. A total of 68 procedures for pheochromocytoma were performed between June 1997 and February 2017. All patients were investigated and operated on using an established departmental protocol. Relevant… CONTINUE READING
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