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Alissa Thompson Reading Assignment 2 p. 305 1. Thyroid surgery is performed with the patient in the lateral position – False 2. Vascular clamps may be needed in thyroid surgery – True 3. During thyroid surgery, the patient’s head will be secured on a headreast – True 4. The thyroid gland lies in the anterior portion of the neck – True 5. There are generally six parathyroid glands – False 6. Blood supply to the thyroid is from the superior – thyroid artery 7. The parathyroid gland secretes – parathyroid hormone 8. With the patient in supine for a thyroidectomy, the neck should be – hyperextended 9. Removal of one thyroid lobe with excision of the isthmus – hemithyroidectomy ( c) 10. A lobectomy that spares the posterior capsule and a portion of the adjacent thyroid – subtotal lobectomy (B) 11. Removal of both lobes of the thyroid –
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Unformatted text preview: bilateral subtotal thyroidectomy ( c) p. 429 1. The microscope lens focal length used in ear surgery is 250-300mm and in laryngeal surgery is 400mm (B) 2. Which bone is not part of the middle ear? Humerus ( c) 3. Which elevator is most commonly used in closed nasal reduction surgery? Boises ( c) 4. Triple endoscopy is a term used in laryngoscopy, bronchoscopy, and esophagoscopy 5. What is not a primary component of the septum? Eardrum (A) 6. The PORP is used because the malleus and incus are diseased and eroded. 7. The TORP is used because all ossicles are diseased or eroded. 8. Name the three incisional approaches used in otologic surgery: endaural, transcanal, postauricular 9. In otologic surgery during general anesthesia, which gas should not be used? Nitrous oxide...
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