Use of a silicone penrose drain to protect incised skin edges during thyroid surgery

Yong Sang Lee, Bup Woo Kim, Hang Seok Chang, Cheong Soo Park

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Abstract

Acceptable wound cosmesis is an important issue in thyroidectomy. We introduce a simple, economical and effective method of preventing traction and thermal damage to the incised skin edges during thyroidectomy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)NP1-NP2
JournalSurgical Innovation
Volume20
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Aug 1

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Thyroidectomy
Silicones
Thyroid Gland
Skin
Traction
Hot Temperature
Wounds and Injuries

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery

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Lee, Yong Sang ; Kim, Bup Woo ; Chang, Hang Seok ; Park, Cheong Soo. / Use of a silicone penrose drain to protect incised skin edges during thyroid surgery. In: Surgical Innovation. 2013 ; Vol. 20, No. 4. pp. NP1-NP2.
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Use of a silicone penrose drain to protect incised skin edges during thyroid surgery. / Lee, Yong Sang; Kim, Bup Woo; Chang, Hang Seok; Park, Cheong Soo.

In: Surgical Innovation, Vol. 20, No. 4, 01.08.2013, p. NP1-NP2.

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