Incidence and circumstances of cervical hematoma complicating thyroidectomy and its relationship to postoperative vomiting.
Department of Surgery Pietro Valdoni, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy.
- Published Article
Head & neck
- Publication Date
Sep 01, 2010
Careful hemostasis remains of prime importance in preventing cervical hematoma. Postoperative vomiting has not been confirmed by this study as a risk factor for the development of hematoma. Ambulatory thyroid surgery is not advisable.
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