Sister or Mother have Papillary Thyroid Cancer? You are also at risk to develop thyroid cancer in your lifetime. Dr.Guttler’s comments: Familial thyroid cancer: type of thyroid cancer that runs in families that is not medullary thyroid...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
Thyroid Surgery 101: What to Expect After the Surgery. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: 1.In general it is well tolerated. 2.However, there are some things that everyone can expect with any type of thyroid surgery. 3.You will experience some...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 Nodules 101: Mutation studies prevent 70% from going to surgery with an indeterminate biopsy diagnosis when the FNA needle washout mutations markers and classifiers are benign.
Thyroid No Surgery for Benign Nodules 101: Mutation studies prevent 70% from going to surgery with an indeterminate biopsy diagnosis when the FNA needle washout mutation markers and classifiers are benign. A consultation with an expert in...More info
Thyroid Cancer No Longer: What is a NIFTP, non-invasive follicular tumor with look alike papillary thyroid cells?
Thyroid Cancer No Longer: What is a NIFTP, non-invasive follicular tumor with look alike papillary thyroid cells? It replaces a cancer called non invasive encapsulated follicular variant of papillary thyroid cancer, EFVPTC. 10-25 % of...More info
DR.Guttler’s Center was one of 9 centers in this study.Interpace Diagnostics Presents Favorable New Data at the 88th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association (ATA)
DR.Guttler’s Center was one of 9 centers in this study. If your biopsy was indeterminate and they want you to go for thyroid surgery, refuse until you have had DNA mutation and microRNA classifier. You may not need the surgery afterall!...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Thyroid Surgery Only After Second Opinion: 20% Swallowing Disorder Post Op Complication
No Surgery 101: Thyroid Surgery Only After Second Opinion: 20% Swallowing Disorder Post Op Lasts for months. Dr.Guttler’s Comment Swallowing after thyroid surgery is studied in 220 patients. 20% were trouble free. 50% swallowing problems...More info