Risk factors of incidental parathyroidectomy after thyroidectomy for benign thyroid disorders


Erbil Y. , Barbaros U. , Ozbey N., Aral F. , Ozarmagan S.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY, cilt.7, ss.58-61, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 7 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2008.10.012
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.58-61

Özet

Background: Incidental resection of parathyroid tissue is not uncommon during thyroidectomy and may occur even in the hands of experienced thyroid surgeons. We aimed to investigate the clinical relevance of incidental parathyroidectomy and to determine which risk factors are important for it.