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Surgery Today

, Volume 38, Issue 5, pp 478–478 | Cite as

Anatomic configurations of the recurrent laryngeal nerve and inferior thyroid artery

  • Bulent Yalcin
  • Hasan Ozan
Letter to the Editor

Key words

Inferior laryngeal nerve Recurrent laryngeal nerve Inferior thyroid artery Thyroidectomy Nerve injury 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bulent Yalcin
    • 1
  • Hasan Ozan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AnatomyGülhane Military Medical AcademyEtlik, AnkaraTurkey

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