Three-dimensional (3D) versus two-dimensional (2D) laparoscopic adrenalectomy: A case-control study

Roberto Citarrella, Giorgio Romano, Gaspare Gulotta, Giuseppe Di Buono, Massimo Galia, Antonino Agrusa, Daniela Chianetta, Laura Vernuccio, Vincenzo Sorce

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Abstract

Laparoscopic adrenalectomy is today considered the gold standard of treatment for adrenal tumors. The development of high definition cameras does not eliminate the major limitation of two-dimensional (2D) laparoscopy: lack of depth perception and loss of spatial orientation. Tree-dimensional (3D) HD laparoscopy was developed as an alternative to conventional 2D laparoscopy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)114-117
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Journal of Surgery
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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  • Surgery

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