[Risk factors of early recurrence after surgical treatment in Graves disease].

To determine the factors causing early recurrence after surgery for Graves disease, I've studied 81 patients who underwent subtotal thyroidectomy. Thyroid functional status was evaluated biochemically every 3 months. After one year the patients were divided into 3 categories: recurrent hyperthyroidism, euthyroidism and hypothyroidism. The following factors… CONTINUE READING