Surgery for Thyroid cysts 101: 10 year post PEI No Recurrence. 10 years ago I saw this 31 Y/O male patient from China.He was unable to get alternative therapy for his nodule in China. Traveled to my center. He had a 7 mm nodule for 5 years...More info
Recent patient kindly took time to review my treatment of her thyroid cyst on Yelp. 1328 16th St Santa Monica, CA 90404 Mary B. 0 friends 9 reviews 0 photos 8/9/2018 I went to see Dr. Guttler with a large fluid filled cyst/nodule on my thyroid...More info
Thyroid Nodules No Surgery 101: Recurrent thyroid cyst treated with ethanol PEI. 51 F with neck discomfort and breathing problems laying flat at night. 4 years ago noted the mass and had it drained multiple times but it recurred. Told to have...More info
Iodine Supplements in The USA 101: They Can Effect Negatively Effect Your Mortality. No is the answer. Inoue K et al Thyroid 28(7) 2018 p.913 1.The unregulated supplement markets claim iodine as good for your thyroid health. 2. Excessive...More info
Thyroid Cysts No Surgery 101: Easily Visible Large Cyst in the Center of the Neck The patient had symptoms and it was sticking out and noticed by friends. She was told by her physicians that surgery was the only treatment even though it was not...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Persistence of Thyroglobulin Antibody (TG AB ) for Years Not A Sign of Recurrence.
Thyroid Cancer 101: Persistence of Thyroglobulin Antibody (TG AB ) for Years Not A Sign of Recurrence. Martone A et al Thyroid 28(7) 2018 p.871 Dr.Guttler’s comments on this article. It takes years for the TGAB to decline in patients with...More info
Thyroid Nodule Biopsies 101: Smaller Needle and No Suction is Better to Reduce Inadequate Results. Moss WJ et al Thyroid 28(7)2018 p.857 Dr. Guttler’s comments on this article. 4500 nodules reviewed. No suction technique was superior to...More info
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