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Modified posterior approach for right adrenalectomy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3672306     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
I use this approach for all patients with primary hyperaldosteronism due to a right adenoma. In addition, the approach has been used for other functioning and nonfunctioning adrenal lesions less than 6 centimeters in size, if there is no anatomic or biochemical evidence of a malignant lesion. This approach is not recommended for patients with pheochromocytoma, carcinoma of the adrenal gland or lesions of the adrenal gland greater than 6 centimeters.
Authors:
E D Vaughan; H Phillips
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics     Volume:  165     ISSN:  0039-6087     ISO Abbreviation:  Surg Gynecol Obstet     Publication Date:  1987 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-11-27     Completed Date:  1987-11-27     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0101370     Medline TA:  Surg Gynecol Obstet     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  453-5     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
James Buchanan Brady Foundation, Department of Surgery, New York Hospital, New York.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adrenalectomy / methods*
Humans
Hyperaldosteronism / surgery

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