Total thyroidectomy (procedure)

Known as: Complete thyroidectomy, Total Thyroidectomy, thyroidectomy total 
Surgery involving the complete excision of the thyroid gland.
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND The role of routine central lymph node dissection (CLND) for papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) remains controversial. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
HYPOTHESIS Combined measurement of intact parathyroid hormone (iPTH) and serum calcium (sCa) levels is useful for predicting… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Endoscopic techniques have recently been applied to thyroid surgery. We developed the bilateral axillo-breast (BAB) approach for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Endoscopic techniques have recently been applied in thyroid surgery using cervical, axillary, and breast approaches. We modified… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES (1) To show that total thyroidectomy (TT) can be performed in multinodular goiter (MG) by surgeons with experience in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS The use of total thyroidectomy in thyroid cancer treatment is not unanimous, and it is even more… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Complication rates associated with thyroid surgery can be evaluated only through analysis of case studies and follow-up data… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The effectiveness of minimally invasive video-assisted thyroidectomy (MIVAT) in papillary thyroid carcinoma is still… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We have analyzed the course of papillary thyroid carcinoma in 269 patients managed at the University of Chicago, with an average… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
From a multivariate analysis of more than 14,200 patient-years' experience with papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC), we devised a… (More)
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