Thyroid Cancer Diagnosis 101: Bad Ultrasound Reports= Too Many Thyroid Biopsies. DR.Guttler’s comments on this article. 1. Bad thyroid ultrasound (US) radiology reports cause “confusion and discrepancy” among specialists about...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Thyroid Over-diagnosis and Treatment Harming Patients. Dr.Guttler’ comments on this article. 1.Increasing numbers of patients are being over-diagnosed and treated for thyroid cancer that would never have caused them...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: No Thyroid Ultrasound Without an Indication. DR.Guttler’s comments on this article. Low-risk thyroid cancer diagnoses increasing as ultrasound use rises Show Citation Haymart MR, et al. J Clin Endocrinol Metab...More info
Routine Thyroid cancer screening by ultrasound? You should say No Screening by ultrasound for thyroid nodule and cancer is not a good idea. Do not let your primary physician do routine ultrasound of your thyroid just because he has a...More info
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
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 No Surgery 101: Part 1: Thyroid Ultrasound and Fine Needle Biopsy.The Two Most Dangerous Procedures Without Expert Consultation.
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Thyroid Ultrasound US and Fine Needle Biopsy FNA.The Two Most Dangerous Procedures Without Expert Consultation. Dr.Guttler comments on thyroid ultrasounds and thyroid biopsies in 2 part article. Part One: Ultrasound Any...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Part 2: Thyroid Ultrasound and Fine Needle Biopsy.The Two Most Dangerous Procedures Without Expert consultation.
Dr.Guttler’s comments about American Thyroid Association patient information on Thyroid fine needle biopsy of thyroid nodules. This is found on their website, www thyroid.org. I list what was not on this watered down version on what...More info
Thyroid Cancer in Teenage Basketball Star Dr.Guttler’s Comments The fact he needed more surgery implies that the pre-op evaluation may have been incomplete. Only 2% of patients with a diagnosis of thyroid cancer get recommended lymph node...More info