A Clinical Review of 11 Cases of a Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy: Comparison with an Open Adrenalectomy

Jae Young Choi, Suck Hwan Koh, Kil Yeon Lee, Suk Hwan Lee, Sang Mok Lee, Ho Chul Park, Sung Wha Hong, Soo Myung Oh, Choong Yoon
2003 The Korean Journal of Endocrine Surgery  
There were no differences in tumor size, operation time, and postoperative complications between laparoscopic adrenalectomies and open adrenalectomies. Conclusion: The laparoscopic adrenalectomy is superior to the open adrenalectomy when performed by appropriately trained and skilled surgeons. (Korean J Endocrine Surg 2003;3:166-171)
doi:10.16956/kjes.2003.3.2.166 fatcat:mvw34k2gejg75o2iqkuw2wgnce