Total or near-total thyroidectomy
versus subtotal thyroidectomy for multinodular non-toxic goitre in adults.
The procedures undertaken to obtain these specimens were lobectomy, hemithyroidectomy, subtotal and near-total thyroidectomy
Most domestic clinicians advocate total or near-total thyroidectomy
with or without lymph node dissection as the initial treatment for patients with thyroid cancer.
, Hypothyroidism, Iodine deficiency.
Present study showed that the incidence of nerve injury was proportional to the extent of thyroid resection in both groups, but near-total thyroidectomy
carried a disproportionate incidence of nerve injury.
For patients who have undergone a total or near-total thyroidectomy
for differentiated thyroid cancer, the use of central neck dissection is less definite under the new guidelines.
Additionally, our preference of total or near-total thyroidectomy
in patients undergoing surgery due to benign causes may be another influencing factor.
All patients who have undergone a total or near-total thyroidectomy
for a papillary or follicular carcinoma larger than 1 to 1.
The patient underwent a near-total thyroidectomy
and left paratracheal lymph node dissection and left modified radical neck dissection.
One had undergone a near-total thyroidectomy
for a benign nodule that had enlarged in spite of thyroid suppressive therapy.
6) There are several methods for thyroid gland operation such as Subtotal Thyroidectomy (STT), Near-Total Thyroidectomy
(NTT), hemi-thyroidectomy plus subtotal resection (Dunhill procedure) and Total Thyroidectomy (TT).