World Journal of Surgery

, Volume 33, Issue 1, pp 157–158 | Cite as

Role of Unilateral Aderenalectomy in ACTH-Independent Macronodular Adrenal Hyperplasia

  • Sihoon Lee
  • Min Su Ha
  • Young Sil Eom
  • Ie Byung Park
Article

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sihoon Lee
    • 1
  • Min Su Ha
    • 1
  • Young Sil Eom
    • 1
  • Ie Byung Park
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Internal Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine Gachon University of Medicine and ScienceIncheonSouth Korea

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