Hypothyroid Treatment 101: Does Changing the Dose of T4 to Varying TSH levels Effect Mood,Cognition or Quality of Life Q of L ? The Answer is No. JCEM May 2018 103 (5) 1997-2008 Samuels M.H. et al Comments on this article by Dr.Guttler...More info
DR. Guttler’s comments on this article. Ultrasound is still an operator dependent procedure. Biopsies will still be done of nodules that are shown by risk assessment not to need a biopsy. 1. US cancer risk stratification systems prove...More info
Dr.Guttler’s Comments on this article. 1. It is too soon to say whether identifying new genetic mutations in certain patients will lead directly to improved outcomes. 2. 3 types of genetic distinct forms of thyroid anaplastic cancer. 3...More info
Dr.Guttler’s comments on this article. All patients need to have thyroid tests before they get pregnant or as soon as they know they are pregnant. This complication of severe thyrotoxicosis could have been found and treated early in the...More info
Dr.Guttler’s comments on this article. Why do Male patients have 50% greater risk of heart diease than females with thyroid cancer? Prior use of doses of LT4 to keep TSH low is a main cause. Older males and those who were over...More info
Benign Thyroid Diseases of of hyperthyroidism, and Hashimoto’s thyroiditis have Increased Risk of Thyroid Cancer
Hashimoto’s thyroiditis after before and treatment. Graves Disease DR.Guttler’s Comments on this article 1.We have know for a long while that increased risk of differentiated thyroid cancer, including regional/distant disease...More info
Women are diagnosed with Thyroid Cancer three times more often than men as cases of thyroid cancer triple in the last 30 years.
Dr.Guttler Comments on this article. 1.Dr. Gary Clayman is the founder of the Clayman Thyroid Cancer Center in Tampa Florida, and has performed more than 400 thyroid cancer operations over the last 20 years. 2.Women are diagnosed with thyroid...More info
Could your furniture be making you sick? Comments by Dr.Guttler The culprit may be lurking right inside your home, in the form of flame retardant chemicals. Flame retardants, are located in many different things in the home. In your sofa, in...More info
Variant Papillary Thyroid Cancer 101: Rare Hobnail Variant Papillary Cancer HPTC. What is it? Dr.Guttler comments on this article. 10 variants of PTC have been described. Several including Tall cell have been associated with aggressive...More info
Thyroid Nodule Biopsy/ Cytology 101: What you need to know as a patient about your thyroid biopsy report.
Thyroid Nodule Biopsy/ Cytology 101: What you need to know and when to get outside opinions on the results. DR. Guttler’s comments on the Bethesda reporting system. My comments follow the description of each category. The most...More info
Thyroid Nodule Biopsy/ Cytology 101: What clinical management decisions are associated with the 6 Bethesda Reporting groups?
Thyroid Nodule Biopsy/ Cytology 101: What clinical management decisions are associated with the 6 Bethesda Reporting groups? DR. Guttler’s comments on the Bethesda reporting system. My comments follow the description of each...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Say No to Cancer Cures Schemes. Modern Day Snake Oil Salesmen. Comments by Dr.Guttler When a masseuse tells you they can cure cancer, you have to be desperate to believe them. This women was grasping for straws. Why would a...More info