Variant adrenal venous anatomy in 546 laparoscopic adrenalectomies.

  title={Variant adrenal venous anatomy in 546 laparoscopic adrenalectomies.},
  author={Anouk W J Scholten and Robin M Cisco and M. Vriens and Wen T. Shen and Q. Y. Duh},
  journal={JAMA surgery},
  volume={148 4},
IMPORTANCE Knowing the types and frequency of adrenal vein variants would help surgeons identify and control the adrenal vein during laparoscopic adrenalectomy. OBJECTIVES To establish the surgical anatomy of the main vein and its variants for laparoscopic adrenalectomy and to analyze the relationship between variant adrenal venous anatomy and tumor size… CONTINUE READING