Adrenal disorders

Thematic Session 05

  • Location:
    Room Berlin, North Hall (Level 1)
  • Chair:
     J.P.F.A. Heesakkers, Nijmegen (NL)
  • Aims and objectives of this session

    Adrenal surgery is not that common in urological practice. Is it done for endocrine pathologies but also for malignant indications. Experts in the field will share their experience on diagnostics, indications and assessment of the adrenal glands. To boost the interest in adrenal surgery a high quality submitted abstract was selected that will be presented by a young colleague.

State-of-the-art lecture Adrenal cortical carcinoma
 F. Porpiglia, Turin (IT)
State-of-the-art lecture Management of adrenal incidentalomas
 W. Arlt, Birmingham (GB)
State-of-the-art lecture Indications for partial adrenalectomy
 A.S. Gözen, Heilbronn (DE)
State-of-the-art lecture Open, laparoscopic or robotic treatment of adrenal tumours?
 H. Langenhuijsen, Nijmegen (NL)
Associated abstract presentation
Adrenal vein sampling vs. CT scan to determine treatment in primary aldosteronism: An outcome-based randomised diagnostic trial

By: Dekkers T.2, Prejbisz A.3, Schultze Kool L.J.4, Groenewoud J.M.M.5, Velema M.2, Spiering W.6, Kołodziejczyk-Kruk S.3, Arntz M.4, Kądziela J.11, Langenhuijsen J.F.1, Kerstens M.N.7, Van Den Meiracker A.H.8, Van Den Born B.J.9, Sweep F.C.G.J.10, Hermus A.R.M.M.2, Januszewicz A.3, Lighthart-Naber A.F.2, Makai P.5, Van Der Wilt G-J.5, Lenders J.W.M.2, Deinum J.2

Institutes: 1University Medical Center Nijmegen, Dept. of Urology, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 2University Medical Center Nijmegen, Dept. of Internal Medicine, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 3Institute of Cardiology, Dept. of Hypertension, Warsaw, Poland, 4University Medical Center Nijmegen, Dept. of Radiology, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 5University Medical Center Nijmegen, Dept. of Health Evidence, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 6University Medical Center Utrecht, Dept. of Vascular Medicine, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 7University Medical Center Groningen, Dept. of Endocrinology, Groningen, The Netherlands, 8Erasmus Medical Center, Dept. of Internal Medicine, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 9Academic Medical Center, Dept. of Internal and Vascular Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 10University Medical Center Nijmegen, Dept. of Laboratory Medicine, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 11Institute of Cardiology, Dept. of Interventional Cardiology and Angiology, Warsaw, Poland