adrenalectomy


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ad·re·nal·ec·to·my

 (ə-drē′nə-lĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. ad·re·nal·ec·to·mies
Surgical excision of one or both of the adrenal glands.
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adrenalectomy

(əˌdriːnəlˈɛktəmɪ)
n
the surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
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adrenalectomy

Surgery to remove an adrenal gland.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.adrenalectomy - surgical removal of one or both adrenal glandsadrenalectomy - surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
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Translations

ad·re·nal·ec·to·my

n. adrenalectomía,
extirpación de las glándulas suprarrenales.
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adrenalectomy

n (pl -ties) adrenalectomía, suprarrenalectomía
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Recent trails and reviews have cemented the partial nephrectomy's role as the standard diagnosis-based surgical management option for majority of low-stage masses, and roles of adrenalectomy and lymphadenectomy pertaining to nephrectomy.
Luke's Medical Center and Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children are proud to offer adolescent and pediatric robotic procedures for the following conditions: Appendectomy, Intestinal resection, Choledochal Cyst, Cholecystectomy, Splenectomy, Partial Splenectomy, Adrenalectomy, Nissen Fundoplication, Heller Myotomy, Pyloroplasty, Intestinal Resection, Ileostomy, Colon Resection, Colectomy with Pull Through, Correction of Malrotation and Ovarian Cyst Removal.
Longitudinal Incision of the Umbilicus for Laparoendoscopic Single Site Adrenalectomy: A Particular Intraumbilical Technique.
On the day of surgery, firstly a laparoscopic transperitoneal partial adrenalectomy was performed for the left adrenal mass (5-6 cm in diameter) with clear borders.
Adrenalectomy is the procedure of choice for unilateral aldosterone-secreting adenomas, while medical therapy is best for bilateral adrenal hyperplasia (1).
Bilateral subtotal adrenalectomy, including removal of the masses, was performed and the diagnosis of bilateral PCC was confirmed histologically.
Of the 29 patients, only 24 underwent surgical intervention, with 20 (88%) undergoing open adrenalectomy and 4 (16%) undergoing laparoscopic approach.
"For this reason, I performed a robotic left adrenalectomy, and due to the minimal surgical trauma of the robotic procedure, Mr.
After that, he underwent right laparoscopic adrenalectomy. The size of the adrenalectomy specimen was approximately 6.0 cm x 5.0 cm x 10.0 cm.