Is minimally invasive parathyroidectomy a real progress?
Epublication WebSurg.com, May 2012;12(05). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03enduh006
Interventions on the parathyroid gland have become increasingly less invasive and more selective over the past decade. This requires high-quality preoperative imaging evaluation for better knowledge of the relevant anatomical considerations and potential localization. In this lecture Dr. Duh presents an interesting review about indications, preoperative and preoperative strategies including a detailed evaluation of economic aspects.