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Surgery team of the Hospital Costa de la Luz performed the first operation of adrenalectomy performed in a private facility in Huelva

Surgery team of the Hospital Costa de la Luz has performed the first operation adrenalectomy ever held in a private center of Huelva, a complex and thorough intervention culminated with success.
Surgery team of the Hospital Costa de la Luz performed the first operation of adrenalectomy performed in a private facility in Huelva

Adrenalectomy

May 26, 2016

With this intervention, the team Surgery Hospital Costa de la Luz Total quality of life still affected by the disease known as pheochromocytoma, which prevents the normal functioning of the adrenal glands and causes major disruptions in hormone production and, so severe health problems.

The team of four surgeons, accompanied at all times of nurses and auxiliary technicians, performed the operation in about 90 minutes through laparoscopic technique, non-invasive system that reduced to a minimum exposure time to the anesthesia and they enhanced the rapid postoperative recovery of the patient.

The patient was operated on a Friday afternoon and Monday morning was able to leave the hospital, in just over 48 hours after an uneventful recovery process and entirely satisfactory. This intervention, performed for the first time in the history of private medicine in the province of Huelva, is an example of the qualification of human resources and the domain of absolute cutting edge techniques in the field of medicine.