Journal Basic Info

  • Impact Factor: 1.809**
  • H-Index: 6
  • ISSN: 2474-1655
  • DOI: 10.25107/2474-1655
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Major Scope

  •  Forensic and Legal Medicine
  •  Family Medicine and Public Health
  •  Veterinary Sciences
  •  Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  •  Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  •  Signs and Symptoms-Clinical Findings
  •  Renal Disease

Abstract

Citation: Ann Clin Case Rep. 2021;6(1):2035.DOI: 10.25107/2474-1655.2035

A Huge Retrosternal Goiter Resected Through Transaxillar Approach by Robotic Assisted Surgery

Najjar Esmat1,2* and Aidan Patrick2

1Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Rabin Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
2Department of Otolaryngology and Robotic service, American Hospital of Paris, France

*Correspondance to: Najjar Esmat 

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Abstract:

We present a case report of robotic transaxillar approach thyroidectomy of a huge retrosternal goiter. A 37 year-old female with an enlarged retrosternal goiter underwent a transaxillary robotassisted gasless thyroidectomy in the American Hospital of Paris. The main outcome measures were feasibility and safety of this technique. A huge 15 cm retrosternal goiter was completely resected via the transaxillar incision. There was no conversion to open or combined approach. There were no perioperative or postoperative complications. Recently more complicated cases and large thyroid glands can

Keywords:

RTS (Robotic Thyroid Surgery); Goiter; Transaxillar approach; Retrosternal goiter

Cite the Article:

Esmat N, Patrick A. A Huge Retrosternal Goiter Resected Through Transaxillar Approach by Robotic Assisted Surgery. Ann Clin Case Rep. 2021; 6: 2035..

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