Vol 5, No 6 (December 2016): Gland Surgery (New Techniques and Technologies for the Treatment of Surgical Endocrine Diseases Part II)

Original Article

Transoral endoscopic thyroidectomy vestibular approach (TOETVA) for Graves’ disease: a comparison of surgical results with open thyroidectomy
Pornpeera Jitpratoom, Khwannara Ketwong, Thanyawat Sasanakietkul, Angkoon Anuwong
Microwave ablation for thyroid nodules: a new string to the bow for percutaneous treatments?
Francesco Morelli, Andrea Sacrini, Giovanni Pompili, Anna Borelli, Silvia Panella, Annamaria Masu, Loredana De Pasquale, Roberta Giacchero, Gianpaolo Carrafiello
Parathyroid cysts: the Latin-American experience
Alejandro Román-González, Natalia Aristizábal, Carolina Aguilar, Karen Palacios, Juan Camilo Pérez, Alejandro Vélez-Hoyos, Carlos Simon Duque, Alvaro Sanabria
Bupivacaine application reduces post thyroidectomy pain: Cerrahpasa experience
Serkan Teksoz, Akif Enes Arikan, Selen Soylu, Safak Emre Erbabacan, Murat Ozcan, Yusuf Bukey
Operative bed recurrence of thyroid cancer: utility of a preoperative needle localization technique
Oliver S. Eng, Scott B. Grant, Jason Weissler, Mitchell Simon, Sudipta Roychowdhury, Tomer Davidov, Stanley Z. Trooskin
Is vascular flow a predictor of malignant thyroid nodules? A meta-analysis
Helmi Khadra, Mohamed Bakeer, Adam Hauch, Tian Hu, Emad Kandil

Review Article

Robotic retroauricular thyroid surgery
Haytham Alabbas Haytham Alabbas, Daniah Bu Ali, Emad Kandil
Continuous intraoperative neural monitoring of the recurrent nerves in thyroid surgery: a quantum leap in technology
Rick Schneider, Gregory W. Randolph, Marcin Barczynski, Gianlorenzo Dionigi, Che-Wei Wu, Feng-Yu Chiang, Andreas Machens, Dipti Kamani, Henning Dralle
Weight regain after gastric bypass: etiology and treatment options
Almantas Maleckas, Rita Gudaitytė, Rūta Petereit, Linas Venclauskas, Džilda Veličkienė

Visualized Surgery

Transoral endoscopic thyroidectomy via vestibular approach: operative steps and video
Gianlorenzo Dionigi, Alessandro Bacuzzi, Matteo Lavazza, Davide Inversini, Vincenzo Pappalardo, Luigi Boni, Stefano Rausei, Marcin Barczynski, Ralph P. Tufano, Hoon Yub Kim, Angkoon Anuwong

Case Report

Usefulness of CBCT and guidance software for percutaneous embolization of a lymphatic leakage after thyroidectomy for cancer
Anna Maria Ierardi, Vincenzo Pappalardo, Xiaoli Liu, Che-Wei Wu, Angkoon Anuwong, Hoon Yub Kim, Renbin Liu, Matteo Lavazza, Davide Inversini, Andrea Coppola, Chiara Floridi, Luigi Boni, Gianpaolo Carrafiello, Gianlorenzo Dionigi
Chylous ascites after resection of giant adrenocortical carcinoma
Mani Habibi, Rojbin Karakoyun, Erkan Demirci, Arsenal Sezgin Alikanoglu
Aberrant origin of the inferior thyroid artery from the common carotid artery: a rare anatomical variation
Adèle-Rose Ngo Nyeki, Giuseppe Peloni, Wolfram Karenovics, Frédéric Triponez, Samira Mercedes Sadowski
An unusual finding of the auriculotemporal nerve: possible risk factor during preauricular skin incisions
Joe Iwanaga, Samuel L. Bobek, Christian Fisahn, Ken Nakamura, Yoshihiro Miyazono, R. Shane Tubbs