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Journal of Endocrinological Investigation

, Volume 33, Issue 11, pp 819–822 | Cite as

Why monitor the recurrent laryngeal nerve in thyroid surgery?

  • G. DionigiEmail author
  • M. Barczynski
  • F. Y. Chiang
  • H. Dralle
  • M. Duran-Poveda
  • M. Iacobone
  • C. P. Lombardi
  • G. Materazzi
  • R. Mihai
  • G. W. Randolph
  • A. Sitges-Serra
Opinion

Key-words

Neuromonitoring thyroidectomy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Dionigi
    • 1
    Email author
  • M. Barczynski
    • 2
  • F. Y. Chiang
    • 3
  • H. Dralle
    • 4
  • M. Duran-Poveda
    • 5
  • M. Iacobone
    • 6
  • C. P. Lombardi
    • 7
  • G. Materazzi
    • 8
  • R. Mihai
    • 9
  • G. W. Randolph
    • 10
  • A. Sitges-Serra
    • 11
  1. 1.Department of Surgical Sciences, Endocrine Surgery Research CenterUniversity of InsubriaVareseItaly
  2. 2.Department of Endocrine Surgery, 3rd Chair of General SurgeryJagiellonian UniversityKrakowPoland
  3. 3.Department of Otolaryngology, Kaohsiung Medical University HospitalKaohsiung Medical UniversityKaohsiungTaiwan
  4. 4.Department of General, Visceral, and Vascular SurgeryMartin Luther University Halle-WittenbergHalleGermany
  5. 5.Endocrine Surgery, University Hospital of Fuenlabrada, Faculty of Health SciencesRey Juan Carlos UniversityMadridSpain
  6. 6.Endocrine Surgery Unit, Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological SciencesUniversity of PaduaPaduaItaly
  7. 7.Division of Endocrine SurgeryUniversità Cattolica del Sacro CuoreRome
  8. 8.Department of Surgery, Ospedale S. ChiaraUniversity of PisaPisaItaly
  9. 9.Department of SurgeryJohn Radcliffe HospitalOxfordUK
  10. 10.Department of Otology and LaryngologyHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA
  11. 11.Endocrine Surgery Unit, Hospital Universitari del MarUniversitat Autònoma de BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain

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