Hypoparathyroidism in Total Thyroidectomy due to Benign Thyroid Diseases

Ertaş B. , Veyseller B., Karataş A., Özdilek A. , Doğan R., Ozturan O.

CLINICAL THERAPEUTICS, cilt.40, sa.5, ss.762-767, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 40 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.clinthera.2018.04.004
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.762-767


Purpose: Our aim was to compare the effects of exposing the recurrent laryngeal nerve throughout its entire course with exposing the nerve only at its entry to the larynx in patients undergoing total thyroidectomy due to benign thyroid diseases, and to evaluate the effects of these methods on the risk for hypoparathyroidism.