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ea0049ep237 | Bone & Osteoporosis | ECE2017

Do the surgical outcomes change if the surgeon accompanies the endocrinologist during the preoperative ultrasonography examination?

Kilic Ibrahim , Polat Sefika Burcak , Faki Sevgul , Tokac Mehmet , Ersoy Reyhan , Kilic Mehmet , Cakir Bekir

Introduction: Parathyroid surgical therapy differs because the glands are small and of variable number and location. Although localization studies have improved greatly, we may not reliably determine the number and location of all diseased glands preoperatively. Ultrasonography (US) is the most widely used imaging method. In this study, we aimed to demonstrate how the surgical outcomes change when the surgeon accompanies the endocrinologist during preoperative ultrasonography ...