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Approach Eases Adrenal Tumor Removal

Friday, September 10th, 2010

Surgeons at the Vanderbilt Endocrine Surgery Center recently performed an innovative procedure, and Tennessee’s first, that is paving the way for easier, less painful removal of adrenal tumors. By making just three small incisions to the back, James Broome, M.D., and Carmen Solorzano, M.D., were able to remove a benign tumor from a patient using […]