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What is the definition or description of: thyroid gland removal?

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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Surgical procedure

To remove thyroid gland in lower part of front of neck.

In brief: Surgical procedure

To remove thyroid gland in lower part of front of neck.
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Dr. Harold Kim
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Thyroidectomy

A portion or the entirety of the thyroid gland is removed.
This can be due to an excessively large thyroid producing symptoms or due to a benign or malignant tumor of the thyroid gland.

In brief: Thyroidectomy

A portion or the entirety of the thyroid gland is removed.
This can be due to an excessively large thyroid producing symptoms or due to a benign or malignant tumor of the thyroid gland.
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Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine

In brief: Surgical procedure

Surgical removal thyroid gland most commonly performed for cancer.

In brief: Surgical procedure

Surgical removal thyroid gland most commonly performed for cancer.
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