Thyroid surgery: what has changed from (1970 to 2004): a Turkish perspective


KARAKOÇ D. , EROL T. , MEMMEDOVA B., MEMIS A., SAYEK I.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.198, no.1, pp.12-16, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 198 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2008.08.027
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.12-16

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Turkey is an endemic region for goiter. The aim of this study was to evaluate the changing factors concerning thyroid disease and thyroid surgery in a referral center in Turkey.