Does Your Physician Order Reverse rT3 in a Thyroid Evaluation? He is the only one (<1% of physicians) as it has no clinical use. Schmidt et al Thyroid 289702018 p. 842 Adds like this make it look like there is a use for...More info
Thyroid Surgery 101: Less unnecessary thyroid surgery and less extent of surgery are keys to reducing damage to Parathyroid glands.
Thyroid Surgery 101: Less unnecessary thyroid surgery and less extent of surgery are keys to reducing damage to Parathyroid glands. Lobe removal spares exposing the other two glands. Cover of Thyroid 28 (7) 2018 p. 830-841 Orloff et al ATA...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Rare Case with a Large Palpable Lymph Node with a Small Thyroid Gland in a Young female. The patient presented when a large lateral neck lymph node led her to an ENT who wanted to biopsy it. She failed to return for several...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: More Cancer after 2-3 Surgeries and Radioiodine. Consider Alternative Ethanol Ablation PEI.
Thyroid Cancer 101: More Cancer after 2-3 Surgeries and Radioiodine. Consider Alternative Ethanol Ablation PEI. The presence of recurrent thyroid cancer lymph nods in the lateral neck are usually not palpable.The endocrine neck ultrasound survey...More info
Everything you need to know about thyroid Function Dr.Guttler’s comments: Good review of symptoms of hypo and hyperthyroidism. Overactive, underactive or normal, what does it do and how can we deal with the problems it causes...More info
Medical Hall of Shame: Ignoring the USA Thyroid Medical Device Market for 15 Years The third place is a tie between: StarMed Korea: A manufacturer of safe proven thyroid friendly RFA system the is used for thyroid nodules and cancer since 2011...More info
Thyroid Nodule No Surgery 101: Alternative to Surgery Radiofrequency Ablation RFA. RFA is not available in the USA but if the patient is willing to travel for this 20 minute procedure it can be arranged by a visit to see me at my center.  ...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: After 3 Surgeries,2 Radioiodine Treatments, and a New Lymph Node is Found to be Thyroid Cancer Again!
Thyroid Cancer 101: After 3 Surgeries,2 Radioiodine Treatments, and a New Lymph Node is Found to be Thyroid Cancer Again! This abnormal lymph node was biopsied and needle wash for thyroglobulin proved she had another neck recurrence.She had 2...More info
Benign Thyroid Nodules 101: The Case for Alternative Treatment to Replace Surgery This large benign thyroid nodule was causing symptoms and was a cosmetic problem to the patient. After her primary told her there was only surgery, she went online...More info
Thyroid Hormone Booster: Bad Idea For Dutch Speed Skaters Dutch speed skaters warned about using thyroid hormones as boosters The Dutch skating association KNSB has written to the country’s top speed skaters warning them not to take thyroid...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: Most are Harmless,A Few are Cancers No Rush to Surgery as It his Never an Emergency or Life Threatening.
Thyroid Nodules 101: Most are Harmless, A Few are Cancers but Still There is No Rush to Surgery as nodules or cancer are Never an Emergency or Life Threatening. A lump in the throat not always cause for alarm 1. Thyroid nodules are lumps that...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Dragon Boat Crew Member with Thyroid Cancer Mixed dragon boat pulls cancer survivors together Stayin’ Alive crew will compete in 2018 Dragon Boat Festival Aug. 10 to 12 Rhonda Hilton knows far too well what...More info