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Table 6 Demonstration of complications happened in the 40 patients, no sustained or life-threating complications

From: Efficacy and safety of ultrasound (US)-guided radiofrequency ablation of benign thyroid nodules

  1 Major (2.5%) 2 Minor (5%)
Overall complications3 (7.5%) Transient voice changes (fully recovered) 1 (2.5%) Hematoma 1 (2.5%)
Nodule rupture 0 (0.0%) Skin burn (first degree) 1 (2.5%)
Nodule rupture with abscess formation 0 (0.0%) Vomiting 0 (0.0%)
Hypothyroidism 0 (0.0%)
Brachial plexus injury 0 (0.0%)