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Post-tonsillectomy haemorrhage rates are related to technique for dissection and for haemostasis. An analysis of 15734 patients in the National Tonsil Surgery Register in Sweden.

Journal article
Authors Anne-Charlotte Hessén Söderman
Erik Odhagen
Elisabeth Ericsson
Claes Hemlin
Elisabeth Hultcrantz
Ola Sunnergren
Joacim Stalfors
Published in Clinical otolaryngology : official journal of ENT-UK ; official journal of Netherlands Society for Oto-Rhino-Laryngology & Cervico-Facial Surgery
Volume 40
Issue 3
Pages 248–254
ISSN 1749-4486
Publication year 2015
Published at Institute of Clinical Sciences, Department of Otorhinolaryngology
Pages 248–254
Language en
Subject categories Otorhinolaryngology


To analyse post-tonsillectomy haemorrhage (PTH) rates related to technique for dissection and haemostasis. STUDY DESIGN: REGISTER STUDY FROM THE NATIONAL TONSIL SURGERY REGISTER IN SWEDEN (NTSRS): METHODS: All patients, subjected to tonsillectomy (TE) without adenoidectomy 1st March 2009 - 26th April 2013 were included in the study. The surgeon reports data about technique and early PTH, while late PTH is reported by the patient in a questionnaire 30 days after surgery.

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