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Southern Cross Gillies Hospital - Paediatric Surgery

Private Surgical Service, Paediatrics, General Surgery

This is where you will come to have your surgery performed. The visits to your surgeon before and after surgery will be at their consulting rooms.

Thyroglossal Cyst

An incision (cut) is made in the neck over the cyst (fluid-filled sac) and the cyst cut free from muscle and other tissue. The part of the hyoid bone (bone at the front of the throat) that the cyst is attached to is also cut out and removed along with the cyst.

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