Acromegaly Patients Have More Goiters and Nodules but Not More Thyroid Cancer Growth Hormone Excess causes growth of the thyroid goiters. Growth Hormone Excess in Acromegaly and Thyroid Disease Adult onset Early onset with gigantism. Wolinski K...More info
Treat Ugly or Symptomatic Enlarging Benign Thyroid Nodules Without Surgery Papini E et al Curr Opin Endocr Disease 2016 Oct 23(5) 400-406 Before and after radiofrequency ablation RFA of benign thyroid nodule without surgery.  ...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Ethanol Ablation PEI is First Line Treatment for Cystic Thyroid and Parathyroid Nodules.
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Ethanol Ablation PEI is First Line Treatment for Cystic Thyroid and parathyroid Nodules Think About Ethanol Ablation: Percutaneous Ethanol Ablation PEI should be the first-line treatment option for relapsing,benign cystic...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Do not have a thyroid ultrasound without an Indication. Say no thanks to your physician unless they can give you an indication it is needed. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force USPSTF is against routine screening for...More info
Thyroid Self Exam: Where is the thyroid Gland? Are You Feeling for Your Thyroid Gland in the Wrong Place? Too often when people are feeling for the thyroid, their fingers are nowhere near the thyroid gland. The thyroid cartilage, despite its...More info
Is Mono Lisa Hypothyroid? Credit: Leonardo da Vinci Is Lisa Gherardini seen after the birth of her child hypothyroid? Her swollen hand in the painting may be due to myxedema. The condition can lead to a yellowing of the skin, as well as...More info
Large Benign Thyroid Nodules 101: Ablation vs Surgery Dr.Guttler’s Comments on this letter to editor. 1. This is the first research reporting the experience of thyroid RFA from the United States. 2. The Koreans state they don’t...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: When is watching the small thyroid cancer better than immediate surgery? When do I consider Active Surveillance AS with deferred surgery for my <1.5 micro-papillary cancer if needed over immediate thyroid surgery?...More info
Massive Benign Nodule Treated in Three Sessions in Korea with Radiofrequency RFA. My patient just returned from RFA session 2 of three to ablate her massive nodule. She was a sure case for surgery until she found my website. Traveling for the...More info
Thyroid No Surgery101 Avoid surgery for thyroid and parathyroid cysts Thyroid No Surgery: Avoid surgery for thyroid and parathyroid cysts You have known there was a nodule and it was mostly full of fluid for years. You have had your physicians...More info
Benign Thyroid Nodules 101: Ugly Symptomatic Nodules Removed with Radiofrequency Ablation not Surgery.
Benign Thyroid Nodules 101: Ugly Symptomatic Nodules Removed with Radiofrequency Ablation not Surgery. Patient DA returned from Europe after radiofrequency ablation RFA for his very large benign goiter nodule with symptoms. Referring physician...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: A Variant of Papillary Cancer Which is Now not a Cancer. Dr.Guttler’s opinion. 1/6 of all papillary cancers in the past are now not cancers. Example of a NIFT-P diagnosed by a lobe removal. She was told it looked like...More info