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Improving Voice Outcomes After Thyroid Surgery

Published: June 4, 2013.
By American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Alexandria, VA — The American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery Foundation on Tuesday published a new Clinical Practice Guideline on "Improving Voice Outcomes after Thyroid Surgery" to recognize the importance of the patient's voice and the potential impact thyroid surgery can have on it.

To recognize the importance of the patient's voice and the potential impact of thyroid surgery on the voice.

Patients with an impaired voice, thyroid cancer with suspected extrathyroidal extension, or individuals who

Patients should be educated about the potential impact of thyroid surgery on their voice.

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