What is Partial thyroidectomy?

Category: Surgeries


A partial thyroidectomy operation involves the surgical removal of part of the thyroid gland. Surgeons often perform a partial thyroidectomy when a patient has thyroid cancer or some other condition of the thyroid gland (such as hyperthyroidism).

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 3
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Partial thyroidectomy

Side effect Patients
Dizziness 1
Hashimoto's thyroiditis 1
Hypothyroidism 1
Irritability 1
Pain 1


Stopped having Partial thyroidectomy

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 7
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 2
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