Article Abstract

Future directions of transoral endoscopic thyroidectomy vestibular approach

Authors: Wen Tian, Anuwong Angkoon, Hoon Yub Kim, Ralph P. Tufano, Gianlorenzo Dionigi


The surgical treatment of thyroid disease goes far beyond merely eliminating the cancer and or thyroid related symptoms. Surgeons, endocrinologists, oncologists, and patients now understand surgical treatments and cosmetics results must be integrated. In well-run comprehensive endocrine Centres using state-of-the-art technology, the majority of patients will be treated by conserving therapy when a screen detected little tumor has been visualized and with a minimally invasive surgery.