John Lew

Miami UniversityUnited States of America

John I. Lew, MD, FACS, is an associate professor of Surgery and vice chair of Surgery of the DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery at the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. He currently serves as the chief of the Division of Endocrine Surgery, fellowship director in Endocrine Surgery at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospitals, and physician leader of the Thyroid and Other Endocrine Cancer Site Disease Group at the University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Lew is a nationally and internationally renowned endocrine surgeon for his clinical expertise that encompasses thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal diseases. Dr. Lew’s academic pursuits include surgical outcomes and translational research in the management of benign and malignant thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal tumors. Dr. Lew has authored and coauthored numerous original papers in academic journals and several chapters in major textbooks in the field of endocrine and general surgery. He resides in Miami, Florida, with his wife and their two children.

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This book presents an overview of adrenal tumors written by a multidisciplinary team of world experts who provide comprehensive, evidence-based perspective of their topics in this field and current approaches to the management of adrenal tumors. The areas discussed in this book include an overview of adrenal incidentalomas, unusual presentations of adrenal tumors, genetic basis of pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas, pathophysiology, and medical and surgical treatment and approaches to patients with benign and malignant adrenal tumors. Each chapter written by these experts provides clinical evidence, treatment recommendations, and algorithms. Clinical Management of Adrenal Tumors will serve as a valuable resource of current information regarding adrenal tumors for medical students, residents in training, physicians, and researchers.

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