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12cm right pheochromocytoma: not a contraindication to a laparoscopic approach

D Mutter, MD, PhD, FACS L Soler, PhD J Marescaux, MD, FACS, Hon FRCS, Hon FJSES, Hon FASA, Hon APSA
Epublication WebSurg.com, Feb 2010;10(02). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en2863

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Laparoscopic adrenalectomy is now accepted as the procedure of choice for the resection of benign adrenocortical tumors. This video shows the laparoscopic approach for a 12cm right pheochromocytoma, demonstrating that the size is not a contraindication for laparoscopy.