Adrenalectomy

Known as: Adrenalectomies, Excision of Adrenal Gland, Adrenalectomy NOS 
Surgery to remove one or both adrenal glands (a small organ on top of each kidney).
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To report the first single port access (SPA) adrenalectomy to minimize patient discomfort through a less invasive… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
CONTEXT Adrenalectomy is a radical treatment for hypercortisolism in Cushing's disease. However, it may lead to Nelson's syndrome… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The adrenals are triangular glands that sit atop each kidney. They influence or regulate the body's metabolism, salt and water… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic resection for malignant adrenal tumors is controversial, because they are rare and limited data exist in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Posterior retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy is a new minimally invasive method. It represents an alternative to conventional… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A policy of supportive treatment is frequently adopted for patients with metastatic disease to the adrenal glands. This study… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND The anterior transabdominal approach for adrenalectomy is associated with a longer postoperative recovery period than… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The dentate gyrus of the rat produces new granule neurons well into adulthood. In the adult, newly born granule neurons migrate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Adrenalectomy performed by a posterior or transabdominal approach causes substantial postoperative pain. The purpose… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Glucocorticoids and stress have deleterious effects on hippocampal cell morphology and survival. It has been hypothesized that… (More)
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