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
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
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 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 are the Benefits and Risks of Thyroid Nodule Evaluation in Patients ≥70 Years Old. Comments by Dr.G. 1.1200 > 70 year old patients with 2600 nodules. 2. 67 % of nodules were benign. 3. FNA lead to surgery in 210 patients and 93/210 were...More info
Thyroglossal Duct Cyst No Surgery 101: Ethanol Ablation a Safe Alternative Surgery has been the standard treatment for TGD cysts forever. Surgery can cure but can result in failure if the hyoid bone is not transected.Also a scar and surgical...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Two Non-Surgery Options for Small <1.5 cm Micro-papillary Cancers. Active Surveillance: A deferred follow up system keeping the cancer in the neck and only if it grows >3 mm over time will there ever by a rescue...More info
Thyroid Cancer No Surgery 101: Use of Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation for Primary Thyroid Cancers Reference: Jeong. et al International J.Hyperthermia 33(8)938-45 2017 Ethanol and thermal ablation for malignant thyroid tumors Papillary thyroid...More info
Thyroid Cancer No Surgery 101: Low risk primary micro-papillary thyroid cancer alternatives to surgery
Thyroid Cancer No Surgery 101: Low risk primary micro-papillary thyroid cancer alternatives to surgery Clinical Review State of the Art Review Low risk papillary thyroid cancer BMJ 2014;348:g3045 Juan P Brito, et al Comments by Dr.Guttler...More info
VideoEndocrinologyVol. 1, No. 2 Percutaneous Ethanol Injection for Thyroid Cancer Neck Nodal Recurrences and Thyroid and Parathyroid Cysts Guttler Richard Bruce Published Online:30 Jun 2014https://doi.org/10.1089/ve.2014.0014 View Article Tools...More info
Published in American Thyroid Association new video journal VideoEndocrinology: My Simple Office Ethanol Ablation Procedure for thyroid/parathyroid cysts and recurrent thyroid cancer lymph nodes.
Published in American Thyroid Association new video journal VideoEndocrinology: My Simple Office Ethanol Ablation Procedure for thyroid/parathyroid cysts and recurrent thyroid cancer lymph nodes. Please compare this 30 minute visit to my office...More info
Patient with local symptoms and cosmetic concerns from a large cystic benign thyroid nodule was treated in my center. He had a visit in September and stated it was amazing to see the cosmetic and symptoms disappear. The cyst was down to 7...More info