Thyroid surgery note1 nodular goiter or adenoma after surgery should be regularly to outpatient review, because the residual thyroid tissue
Thyroid surgery note
1 nodular goiter or adenoma after surgery should be regularly to outpatient review, because the residual thyroid tissue is likely to continue to grow and relapse, and pay attention to T3, T4 and TSH review, to prevent the emergence of a hypothyroidism. 2 hyperthyroidism after surgery should also be regularly to outpatient review of T3, T4 and TSH, pay attention to the recurrence or hypothyroidism appear. 3 thyroid cancer after surgery must be oral thyroxine (such as excellent Le). For postoperative hoarseness or choking cough, most of them belong to the organization of edema nerve compression, traction, can be recovered from 3 to June. 4 follow-up time: after discharge from hospital for the first time to the outpatient service from 3 to 4 weeks, and then in March, a gradual transition for the first time in 6 months, and then once a year for the last 2 to 3 years. 5 follow up: thyroid function and thyroid B ultrasound, if necessary, to do CT or radionuclide examination. After thyroid cancer, the chest X-ray and bone scan should be reviewed regularly. 6: postoperative medication to medication, according to the specific needs of patients (such as thyroid function, clinical symptoms such as oral) can improve T3, Thyroid Tablets T4 levels in the blood, inhibit the secretion of TSH, thus inhibiting the recurrence of thyroid nodules. Thyroid hormone replacement therapy should be performed in patients who have more than one thyroid gland. 7 if no special instructions, the amount of eating iodized salt or sea products.