What are minor complications from thyroid surgery?

Updated: Feb 27, 2020
  • Author: Pramod K Sharma, MD; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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Postoperative surgical site seromas may be followed clinically and allowed to resorb, if small and asymptomatic; large seromas may be aspirated under sterile conditions. Poor scar formation is frequently preventable with proper incision location and surgical technique.


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