THE CLINICAL APPLICATION OF ENDOSCOPIC THYROIDECTOMY
Wang Cunchuan, Duan Liji, Chen Jun, et al. Department of laparoscopy surgery, The First Affiliated hospital of Medical College of Ji Nan University, Guangzhou 510632
Objective:In order to evaluate the feasibility and the practicality of endoscopic thyroidectomy, a new way of minimally invasive technique.Method:Thyroidectomy was performed in 25 cases endoscopically, which have thyroid disease. Result:Total 25 patients underwent endoscopic thyroidectomy All cases succeeded with 146 minutes of average operation period; The average postoperative hospitalization was 4 days (3～7days); No conversion, No damage of recurrent laryngeal nerve or parathyroid glands.Conclusion:Compared with conventional operation, endoscopic thyroidectomy achieves better cosmetic result and with minimal incision in concealed place, the quality of life of patients is improved.
【CateGory Index】： R653