Small Thyroid Cancers 101: Thyroid Micro-Cancers: They all don’t need Thyroid Surgery Dr.Guttler’s comments: 1. Virtually everyone will develop small thyroid nodules (less than 1 cm in size) that can be detected by ultrasound by the...More info
Thyroid Surgery 101: What to Expect After the Surgery. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: 1.In general it is well tolerated. 2.However, there are some things that everyone can expect with any type of thyroid surgery. 3.You will experience some...More info
Thyroid Disease 101: In Patients Over 60. DR.Guttler’s Comments: A 72 year old woman with “fluttering of the heart” and vague chest discomfort on climbing stairs. Hyperthyroidism. An 80 year old man with severe constipation who falls asleep...More info
Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis (Lymphocytic Thyroiditis) 101: What you need to know. DR.Guttler’s Comments: 1.The term “Thyroiditis” refers to “inflammation of the thyroid gland”. 2.Hashimoto’s thyroiditis CHT, also known as chronic lymphocytic...More info
Thyroid Surgery 101: What you need to know before you consent to have thyroid surgery DR.Guttler’s comments on thyroid surgery You have a diagnosis of thyroid cancer. You have a nodule that has been properly evaluate and is high risk for...More info
Big Thyroid Goiter 101: Dr.Guttler’s 37 rules about nodular goiters. The term “goiter” simply refers to the abnormal enlargement of the thyroid gland. Most goiters have normal thyroid blood tests and are not malfunctioning. Some...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: Dr.Guttler’s 84 Rules on thyroid nodules The term thyroid nodule refers to an abnormal growth of thyroid cells that forms a lump within the thyroid gland. Although the vast majority of thyroid nodules are benign...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: Mutation studies prevent 70% from going to surgery with an indeterminate biopsy diagnosis when the FNA needle washout mutations markers and classifiers are benign.
Thyroid No Surgery for Benign Nodules 101: Mutation studies prevent 70% from going to surgery with an indeterminate biopsy diagnosis when the FNA needle washout mutation markers and classifiers are benign. A consultation with an expert in...More info
Thyroid Disease 101: Thyrotoxicosis and Risk of Heart Disease Years later. Dr.Guttler’s comments: 1.Overactive thyroid disease causes long term risks for the heart. 2. Failed radioiodine therapy to cause hypothyroidism resulted in high...More info
Low Libido Hypothyroid a Reason For Reduced Sex Drive Thyroid disease Hypothyroidism, an underactive thyroid, is linked to a variety of symptoms which might include sexual dysfunction. Due to the disruption in hormone...More info
Thyroid Cancer No Longer: What is a NIFTP, non-invasive follicular tumor with look alike papillary thyroid cells?
Thyroid Cancer No Longer: What is a NIFTP, non-invasive follicular tumor with look alike papillary thyroid cells? It replaces a cancer called non invasive encapsulated follicular variant of papillary thyroid cancer, EFVPTC. 10-25 % of...More info
DR.Guttler’s Center was one of 9 centers in this study.Interpace Diagnostics Presents Favorable New Data at the 88th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association (ATA)
DR.Guttler’s Center was one of 9 centers in this study. If your biopsy was indeterminate and they want you to go for thyroid surgery, refuse until you have had DNA mutation and microRNA classifier. You may not need the surgery afterall!...More info