Archives of Head and Neck Surgery
Archives of Head and Neck Surgery
Original Article Thyroid deseases

Thyroidectomy with discharge on the same day

Marco Antonio Scirea Tesseroli, Antonio Vitor Martins Priante, André Luiz Loureiro de Mattos Filho, Andreza de Lima do Divino de Almeida

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thyroidectomy; ambulatory surgical procedure; length of stay.


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