Subclinical Hypothyroidism SCH 101: Does it Cause Depression? Probably Not! KIm J. et al JCEM May 2018 103(5) 1827-1833 Samuels M. JCEM May 2018 103(5) 2061-64 Dr. Guttler’s comments on these two articles. Kim’s first SCH and...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Age and Thyroid Cancer RAI/131 therapy best when young BRAFF and other markers are change as you age. Dr.Guttler’s Comments on the article. Eliminating the Age Cutoff in Staging of Thyroid Cancer Ylli...More info
Thyroid No Surgery Ethanol Ablation PEI 101: Choking Patient with Massive Goiter and a 5 mm slit for an Airway is Not a Candidate for Surgery due to her Underlying Illness.
Thyroid Cysts 101 Thyroid No Surgery 101: Choking Patient with Massive Goiter and a 5 mm slit for an Airway is Not a Candidate for Surgery due to her Underlying Illness. Patient with bilateral goiter narrowing her airway. Drainage of a large cyst...More info
Patient Education Site Being Blackmailed for Use of Pictures on the Thyroid Educational Website. Please send letters in support of your thyroid educational blog and website to the suits hired guns of PicRight LTD. Wow, the number one...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Thyroid Nodule Radiofrequency Ablation RFA Study from Austria. Dobnig H. et al Thyroid 28(4) 2018 p.472 DR.Guttler comments on this article More evidence that thyroid RFA is a safe way to treat thyroid nodules without...More info
Therapy 101: Don’t Drink Milk with Your Thyroid Hormone. Thyroid 28(4)2018 p.454 Chon DA et al Peak T4 levels were lower when T4 was taken with 12 oz of 2 % cow’s milk. Calcium in milk is the problem.More info
Thyroid 101: Can Thyroid Disease Make You Crazy? Comments by Dr. Guttler: After 43 years treating only thyroid patients I can tell you that mental illness haunts thyroid patients especially if they are not adequately treated and if they have...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Active Surveillance AS: What is It and Can I Be Treated by Just Follow up examinations without extensive thyroid surgery?
Thyroid Cancer 101: Active Surveillance What is It and Can I Be Treated by Just Follow up examinations without surgery? Comments by Dr.Guttler. The Japanese experience is quite positive for AS but the population in Japan is different than the...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: New Combination Therapy For BRAF-mutated Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer Dr.Guttler’s comments: ATC is one of the fastest growing cancers. Usual death in months. If you want to go in a clinical trial act fast, but...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: What are the Options Besides Thyroid Surgery for Benign Thyroid nodules. I count 5 and none leaves you without a thyroid gland, or needing lifetime thyroid hormone replacement thyroid hormone therapy. Ethanol Ablation (...More info
What is the best treatment for hypothyroidism? Comments by DR.Guttler While the majority of clinical thyroidologists still consider LT4 as then treatment of choice for hypothyroidism, the patients who are unhappy with LT4 therapy were the...More info
Thyroid in Pregnancy 101:Serum TSH How, when and why? Serum TSH determinations in pregnancy: How, when and why? September 2010 Nature Reviews Endocrinology 6(9):526-9 Carole Spencer et al Comments by Dr.Guttler TSH is the first line thyroid...More info