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Perioperative management of combined coronary bypass surgery and thyroidectomy [Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars]
Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2017; 45(4): 369-372 | DOI: 10.5543/tkda.2016.33726

Perioperative management of combined coronary bypass surgery and thyroidectomy

Monish S Raut1, Arun Maheshwari1, Ganesh Shivnani2
1Department Of Cardiac Anaesthesia, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
2Department Of Cardiac Surgery, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India

Significant swelling of the thyroid compromising the airway can be a challenging situation when combined thyroidectomy and cardiac surgery is planned. Induction, intubation, intraoperative management, and extubation require special attention in such cases.

Keywords: Airway, coronary artery bypass surgery, thyroid.

Monish S Raut, Arun Maheshwari, Ganesh Shivnani. Perioperative management of combined coronary bypass surgery and thyroidectomy. Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2017; 45(4): 369-372

Corresponding Author: Monish S Raut, India
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