Laparoendoscopic single site adrenal surgery

Deok Hyun Han, Meng Shi Lim, Joo Wan Seo, Byong Chang Jeong, Koon Ho Rha

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Laparoscopic adrenal surgery is a standard procedure for the management of benign adrenal pathology and small malignant tumors. There has been an increasing interest over the last few years in the use of laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS). From recent literatures, LESS adrenalectomy was demonstrated that this technique was safe and feasible despite the relatively difficult anatomical location of the adrenal gland. We reviewed the surgical techniques and outcomes of LESS adrenalectomy including robot-assisted approach and gave an overview of the current role of LESS in adrenalectomy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)336-341
Number of pages6
JournalArchivos Espanoles de Urologia
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2012

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Urology


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