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adrenalectomy (s) (noun), adrenalectomies (pl)
The removal of one or more adrenal glands: An adrenalectomy is a surgical operation regarding the adrenal glands which are part of the endocrine system and are located just above the kidneys.
Adrenalectomy is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that is most often performed laparoscopically. A laparoscope is a device that allows the physician to see the surgical area with a small camera. Laparoscopic procedures use smaller incisions than traditional, open procedures.
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