Incisions in Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery

David J. Terris, Ahmad M. Eltelety

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The practice of endocrine surgery has been revolutionized by many breakthrough innovations. The introduction of new technology has driven a trend toward tailored surgery represented by a safer operations, improved outcomes, and enhanced patient satisfaction. In this chapter, we describe advancements in practice that have lead to cosmetically more favorable cervical incisions consistent with contemporary thyroid and parathyroid surgery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSurgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9780323661270
ISBN (Print)9780323661287
StatePublished - Jan 1 2021


  • Cosmesis
  • Incision
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Neck Dissection
  • Scar
  • Thyroidectomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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