Vol 4, No 1 (February 2015): Gland Surgery (Current Controversies in Endocrine Surgery)


The current situation of Endocrine Surgery in Latin America
Juan Pablo Dueñas, Carlos Simón Duque, Miguel Francisco Herrera

Review Article

Is there a case for selective, rather than routine, preoperative laryngoscopy in thyroid surgery?
Guzmán Franch-Arcas, Carmen González-Sánchez, Yari Yuritzi Aguilera-Molina, Orlando Rozo-Coronel, José Santiago Estévez-Alonso, Ángel Muñoz-Herrera
Loss of signal in recurrent nerve neuromonitoring: causes and management
Che-Wei Wu, Mei-Hui Wang, Cheng-Chien Chen, Hui-Chun Chen, Hsiu-Ya Chen, Jing-Yi Yu, Pi-Ying Chang, I-Cheng Lu, Yi-Chu Lin, Feng-Yu Chiang
Recovery of laryngeal function after intraoperative injury to the recurrent laryngeal nerve
Per Mattsson, Jonas Hydman, Mikael Svensson
The current status of intraoperative iPTH assay in surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism
Marcin Barczyński, Filip Gołkowski, Ireneusz Nawrot
Management of anaplastic thyroid cancer
Xavier M. Keutgen, Samira M. Sadowski, Electron Kebebew
Recurrence of papillary thyroid cancer after optimized surgery
Clive S. Grant
Management of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors in patients with MEN 1
Samira M. Sadowski, Frederic Triponez
Approach to the surgical management of primary aldosteronism
Maurizio Iacobone, Marilisa Citton, Giovanni Viel, Gian Paolo Rossi, Donato Nitti
Defining the syndromes of parathyroid failure after total thyroidectomy
Leyre Lorente-Poch, Juan J. Sancho, Jose Luis Muñoz-Nova, Patricia Sánchez-Velázquez, Antonio Sitges-Serra


The series “Current Controversies in Endocrine Surgery” was commissioned by the editorial office, Gland Surgery without any sponsorship or funding. Dr. Antonio Sitges-Serra served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.