Laparoscopic Management of Presacral Myelolipoma

Department of General Surgery, Albert Einstein School of Medicine-Montefiore, Bronx, New York, USA.
JSLS: Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons / Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (Impact Factor: 0.91). 07/2011; 15(3):406-8. DOI: 10.4293/108680811X13125733356792
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Myelolipomas are rare, benign nonfunctioning tumors, most commonly found in the adrenal glands. At least 43 cases of extra adrenal myelolipomas have been reported, with at least 50% of these reported cases occurring in the presacral region. Herein we report a case of presacral myelolipoma managed laparoscopically.

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