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Adrenalectomy is removal of the adrenal gland.

It is performed for adrenal tumors which may be benign or malignant.

Some of the adrenal tumors produce excess hormones and can result in hypertension, obesity, metabolic disorders and virilization in women.

Adrenalectomy can be done by open method or laparoscopically. Laparoscopy is the preferred approach in tumors upto 8 cm and those which are thought to be benign.

Adrenalectomy can be unilateral or bilateral.

Common indications for adrenalectomy are

  1. Cushings syndrome due to adrenal tumor
  2. Conns syndrome
  3. Pheochromocytoma
  4. Non functional adrenal incidentaloma
  5. Failed pituitary surgery for Cushings disease

About Dr. P.V. Pradeep


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Doctor PV Pradeep is the first M.Ch qualified Endocrine Surgeon in South India who specializes in Thyroid Surgery, Parathyroidectomy and Adrenalectomy. He also consult on the matters related to Endocrine Pancreas, Diabetic Foot and Breast Disease.

He is the well known thyroid specialist in Kerala and Andhra Pradesh.

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  1. Pradeep PV, Vissa S. Follicular neoplasm involving one lobe of thyroid: is hemithyroidectomy the adequate initial procedure? Ir J Med Sci. 2012 Apr 11
  2. Pradeep PV, Jayashree B, Skandha S Harshita.A closer look at laryngeal nerves during thyroid surgery: A descriptive study of 584 nerves. Anat Res Int. 2012;2012:490390.

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  1. Gold Medal for the Best paper published by faculty from Narayana Medical College 2012
  2. ISS_SIC Travel Award 2009 by the International Surgical Society, Switzerland To attend & present paper at the 43rd World Congress of Surgery of the INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF SURGERY ISS/SIC Adelaide, Australia, Sept 6-10, 2009

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Dr PV Pradeep
MS, DNB, MRCS (Edinburgh), M.Ch (Endocrine Surgery)

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