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 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
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: What to Do with Your Small Thyroid Cancer? Three Options. Dr.Guttler’s opinion on article in Thyroid 28(10)2018 p. 1325 Brito JP et al Thyroid Cancer Treatment choice for Microcancers This article does not...More info
Thyroid Cancer and Nodules: Online Second Opinions for Distant Travelers: How does it work? Do you need an ultrasound or thyroid biopsy? Do you need surgery? How much of the thyroid do they need to remove? Do You need radiation therapy after the...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: When is watching the small thyroid cancer better than immediate surgery? When do I consider Active Surveillance AS with deferred surgery for my <1.5 micro-papillary cancer if needed over immediate thyroid surgery?...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Why Outside Second Opinions Matter.It can result in major therapeutic and prognostic modifications.
Thyroid Cancer 101: Why Outside Second Opinions Matter.It can result in major therapeutic and prognostic modifications. Dr.Guttler’s comments on this important article to protect your health if you are told to have surgery for a suspicious...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Women Cases Tripled Over Last 30 Years DR.Guttler’s comments on this article. Increasing cases of thyroid cancer in women. A lump in the neck, or a family history of thyroid cancer needs evaluation. Rarely do thyroid...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Why You Need An Expert Second Opinion Before Surgery DR. Guttler’s comments on this article. 1.Primary care practitioners should introduce patients to the idea that not all cancers threaten life, while cancer doctors...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Ask Your Primary Why He Doesn’t Recommend Alternative Treatment with Ethanol Instead of Another Modified Radical Neck Dissection.
Thyroid Cancer 101: Ask Your Primary PMD Why He Doesn’t Recommend Alternative Treatment with Ethanol ( PEI ) instead of Another Modified Radical Neck Dissection MRND, alternative therapy for micro-papillary thyroid cancer instead or surgery...More info
Thyroid Microcancer 101: What we learned from the Japanese Studies. Thyroid 28(1) 2018: p.23 Miyauchi A. et al Dr.Guttler comments on this article. 1.10 years on 1235 patients 2. Only 8 % grew > 3mm. 3. Only 4% had node metastaic disease in...More info
Childhood Papillary Thyroid Cancer PTC 101: The follicular variant form may not need a total thyroidectomy.
Childhood Papillary Thyroid Cancer PTC 101: The follicular variant form may not need a total thyroidectomy. JCEM 103(4) April 2018:1639-48 Samuels S. et al DR.Guttler’s comments on this article. Adult non-invasive follicular variant of PTC...More info