Guest Editor: Antonio Sitges-Serra. Professor of Surgery, Head, Department of Surgery, President, European Society of Endocrine Surgeons, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
It is with great pleasure that I introduce you to this special issue of Gland Surgery dealing with endocrine surgery. This surgical subspecialty is growing and developing fast all over the world. This is well demonstrated in this multicontinental work with contributions coming from Europe, Asia and America. Juan Pablo Dueñas explains how endocrine surgery was born and is growing in Latin America and his article may inspire surgical leaders in other regions of the world.