Complications Associated With the Sistrunk Procedure

  title={Complications Associated With the Sistrunk Procedure},
  author={J. Maddalozzo and T. Venkatesan and P. Gupta},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  • J. Maddalozzo, T. Venkatesan, P. Gupta
  • Published 2001
  • Medicine
  • The Laryngoscope
  • OBJECTIVE To assess the type and rate of complications in the postoperative period of pediatric patients undergoing the Sistrunk procedure. [...] Key MethodSTUDY DESIGN A retrospective review of patients with a diagnosis of thyroglossal duct cyst who had not had corrective surgery previously. An attempt to standardize the study was made as follows: all patients had surgery under the direction of one surgeon, using the Sistrunk procedure with minor modifications from its original description.Expand Abstract

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