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Research Article

Morphology and Functional Anatomy of the Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve with Extralaryngeal Terminal Bifurcation

Table 1

Nerves at risk and recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) with extralaryngeal terminal bifurcation (ETB).

⁢Patients with bifurcated RLNsRLNs at riskRLNs with ETBOccurrence of ETBSide of ETB
BilateralUnilateralRightLeft

Total thyroidectomy31624121714
101010
Right hemithyroidectomy111Ø11Ø
Left hemithyroidectomy444Ø4Ø4

Total36674610261828

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