Does intraoperative radioguided surgery influence the complication rates and completeness of completion thyroidectomy?


Tunca F., Giles Y., Terzioglu T., Mudun A. , Adalet I., Salmaslioglu A. , ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.196, no.1, pp.40-46, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 196 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2007.06.027
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.40-46

Abstract

BACKGROUND: To investigate whether radioguided surgery (RGS) has any beneficial effects on the complication rates and the completeness of completion thyroidectomy (CT) in a center experienced in endocrine surgery.