Robotic parathyroid surgery
Epublication WebSurg.com, Apr 2017;17(04). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03enaidan002
In this key lecture, Dr. Aidan describes the safety & feasibility of robotic parathyroid surgery. He briefly demonstrates the surgical techniques and the localization for parathyroid surgery. He briefly compares conventional, endoscopic and robotic thyroid surgery approaches with their advantages and limitations. He thoroughly describes the transaxillary robotic surgery approach for parathyroid surgery and compares outcomes with open surgery.