A 65-year-old male asked:
Where is a good place to get this in florida or east coast to get endoscopic thyroid surgery
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Why?: There are a number of centers near florida that do endoscopic thyroid surgery, like tulane la, atlanta ga. The only real advantage to this type of thyroid surgery is that you would have a smaller scar in the neck or no scar if done through the axilla (arm pit). However, the procedure usually takes more time, therefore more anesthesia. There is no evidence that complications are less frequent.
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Last updated Aug 27, 2013
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