Incisión para realizar cirugía de la glándula tiroides

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Incisión para realizar cirugía de la glándula tiroides

La tiroides es una glándula ubicada en el cuello. Es una parte del sistema endocrino u hormonal y juega un papel importante en la regulación del metabolismo del cuerpo. Cuando se necesita realizar una cirugía o biopsia excisional abierta, se debe hacer una pequeña incisión horizontal en la base del cuello para tener acceso a la glándula tiroides.

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