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Thyroid lobectomy

Thyroid lobectomy

Thyroid lobectomy: Thyroid lobectomy is surgery to remove about one quarter of the thyroid gland.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Thyroid lobectomy

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Thyroid lobectomy:

Non-Surgical Options: Thyroid lobectomy

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Thyroid lobectomy:

Other Surgical Options: Thyroid lobectomy

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Thyroid lobectomy may include these surgeries:

  • Partial (subtotal) thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy (total)

Anesthetic Requirements for Thyroid lobectomy

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Thyroid lobectomy may include:

Procedure Complications: Thyroid lobectomy

Possible surgical complications of Thyroid lobectomy may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Thyroid lobectomy

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is good.

Thyroid lobectomy: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Thyroid lobectomy: One to two weeks.

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