Retroperitoneal masses, adenopathy, and adrenal glands.

F. K. Storm*, D. M. Mahvi, G. R. Hafez

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The diagnosis of primary retroperitoneal masses is approached best by CT scan-guided transretroperitoneal core biopsy or by open biopsy. Excisional or wedge biopsy is the preferred method for undiagnosed lymphadenopathy. Resection without biopsy is indicated for large or enlarging nonfunctional primary adrenal masses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)175-184
Number of pages10
JournalSurgical Oncology Clinics of North America
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1995


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Surgery

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Storm, F. K., Mahvi, D. M., & Hafez, G. R. (1995). Retroperitoneal masses, adenopathy, and adrenal glands. Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America, 4(1), 175-184.