A case of thyroid crisis occurring during surgery

  title={A case of thyroid crisis occurring during surgery},
  author={Masato Harada and Hiroshi Tanaka and Yoshifumi Tanaka},
  journal={Journal of Anesthesia},
The improvements in perioperative management of thyrotoxic disease have markedly reduced the incidence of socalled "surgical" thyroid crisis. Now, thyroid crisis is a rare complication for the patients undergoing subtotal thyroidectomy. However, we recently experienced a case of thyroid crisis which occurred during subtotal thyroidectomy under general… CONTINUE READING