Selective neck dissections were performed in 34 patients (20.86%), whereas radical and modified radical neck dissections
were performed in 129 patients (79.14%).
(29-32) In our study also total thyroidectomy were performed in 20 cases, total thyroidectomy with modified radical neck dissection
in 2 cases and total thyroidectomy with central node dissection in 3 cases.
Key Words: Complication Modified Radical Neck Dissection
Squamous cell Carcinoma.
4 patients had CA thyroid for which total thyroidectomy was done with modified radical neck dissection
. 3 patients had CA breast for which modified radical mastectomy was done followed by chemotherapy.
He had undergone partial parotidectomy, modified radical neck dissection
, and radiotherapy 10 years previously
He was treated with Composite resection with modified Radical Neck Dissection
and reconstruction with Pectoralis major Myocutaneous Flap.
In 56% of patients type 3 modified radical neck dissection
was done, being a functional dissection it offered a benefits of low morbidity.Grade-3 shoulder dysfunction was noted in 3 cases with extended dissection and 4 cases with type 1 dissection.
He was subjected to total laryngectomy with left modified radical neck dissection
, right selective neck dissection and left partial thyroidectomy.
Maintained with N2O:O2 4:2, Isoflurane 0.4%.Completion thyroidectomy with left sided modified radical neck dissection
Each patient underwent tumor resection, modified radical neck dissection
, and primary reconstruction with a PMF.
Modified radical neck dissection
refers to removal of neck lymphatics with conservation of non lymphatics structures.
He subsequently developed a recurrence of the primary 3 months later and underwent further surgery, which involved a radical resection, a superficial parotidectomy, a modified radical neck dissection
, and latissimus dorsi flap reconstruction.