Robotic-assisted posterior retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy
Epublication WebSurg.com, Dec 2011;11(12). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03enperrier001
Laparoscopic adrenal surgery has become the standard of care for the management of benign adrenal tumors. In 2001, Drs Horgan and Vanuno reported on the first robotic adrenalectomy. In this lecture, Dr. Nancy Perrier explains the usefulness of robotic assistance in retroperitoneal adrenalectomy.