Thyroid Cancer 101: Even with the good long term prognosis fear of Recurrence and a negative life view effects the patients quality of life for years. Hedman et al Thyroid 28(12) 2018 p.1609 Dr.Guttler’s comments: The physician needs to...More info
Active Thyroid Cancer Surveillance AS 101: How to keep your thyroid without surgery for micro-papillary cancers.
Active Thyroid Cancer Surveillance AS 101: How to keep your thyroid without surgery for micro-papillary cancers. A study from Korea. Oh et al Thyroid 28(12) 2018 1587 Dr.Guttler’s Comments Tumor volume is a better index or growth...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101; Mortality in an aging population Thyroid cancer is the fifth most common cancer diagnosed in women and accounts for more than 3 percent of all new cancer diagnoses. Fortunately, most patients diagnosed with thyroid cancer will...More info
DR.Guttler’s comments: Potassium iodide KI protects the thyroid gland from radioactive iodine exposure. It prevents the thyroid gland from taking up radioactive forms of iodine that may be released in the event of a Chernobyl-type accident...More info
Thyroid cancer 101: Because thyroid cancer is not usually fatal, the findings suggest that physicians sometimes offer unnecessary testing to avoid being sued.
Thyroid cancer 101: Because thyroid cancer is not usually fatal, the findings suggest that physicians sometimes offer unnecessary testing to avoid being sued. Dr.Guttler’s Comments. Most of the extra cases of thyroid cancer recently are...More info
New Review for Guttler Richard B MD 1328 16th St Santa Monica, CA 90404 Patsy R. 2/3/2019 I consulted Dr. Guttler in November 2018 for a thyroid nodule that was noticed during my annual physical exam. I had done research on the number of...More info
Patient’s comments after my thyroid consultation for her very large Goiter. “You were the most professional Dr. I have ever seen. You were able to do all the tests quickly and spent a lot of time making sure everything was done...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Champion of Less Treatment for Low Risk Thyroid Cancer. Endocrine Society Outstanding Scholar 2018 Ian Hay Ian Hay is my role model. He has been a strong voice in getting the physicians to decrease the treatment needed for low...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: Massive Goiter Treated for Years with Neck Message and Fruit Cleanses by Naprapaths. 2019 Quackery
Thyroid Nodules 101: Massive Goiter Treated for Years with Neck Message and Fruit Cleanses by Naprapaths. 2019 Quackery Dr.Guttler’s comments: I recently saw a 40 Y/O female with a large neck scarf hiding a very large even massive goiter...More info
Thyroid Cancer Novel and Film: The Fault in Our Stars by Josh Green Dr.Guttler’s comments: Josh Green’s novel — and recent film — The Fault In Our Stars is a new classic of young adult fiction. Hazel is an intensely likable 16-year-old...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Hodgkin Lymphoma Link Dr.Guttler’s comments: Survivors of childhood Hodgkin lymphoma are at an increased risk of developing thyroid cancer. They need to be screened by neck exam and thyroid ultrasound. The incidence of...More info
Hürthle Cells HC in Thyroid Disease. It is not all about Hurthle Cell Neoplasm or Cancer. The cytology above is of Hurthle cell metaplasia in a Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. This is not Hurthle cell neoplasm or cancer. HC are seen in all thyroid...More info