Ethanol Ablation PEI is not just for thyroid cysts. It is also a treatment for thyroid cancers. Nodal neck recurrence of papillary cancer is already a proven treatment after prior neck dissection.Mayo clinic has data on 222 patients treated with...More info
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Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation RFA 101: Is it Safe? My comments on this article and it’s safety recommendations. For referral evaluation to have RFA in Korea or Italy call Matt at 310-393-8860 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Asan...More info
Be Aware of My Rules for Dealing with Thyroid Nodules. 1. Do not have a thyroid ultrasound without an indication. This leads you to a biopsy and surgery you don’t need. 2. If you do have an ultrasound don’t have a biopsy without a...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: 90% of Benign Nodules Grow Over 5 Years Alexander EK1, Ann Intern Med. 2003 Feb 18;138(4):315-8. Comments on this article: 1. Nodule volume increased over time (P < 0.001). 2.The estimated proportion of nodules with an...More info
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Thyroid Cancer Financial Road Financial Map: What to Expect Along The Way From a Normal Person to One With Decisions to Make About the Cost of Thyroid Cancer Treatment.
Thyroid Cancer Financial Road Map: What to Expect Along The Way From a Normal Person to One With Decisions to Make About the Cost of Thyroid Cancer Treatment. With a little help the drive can be straight ahead. However, there are many curves in...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101; 7 Year PEI Study for Thyroid Cysts A 7-year follow-up of patients with thyroid cysts and pseudocysts treated with percutaneous ethanol injection: volume change and cost analysis The nodule is emptied of its liquid contents...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Ethanol Ablation in Renal Failure Patients:Endocrinologists Need to Think About PEI in Secondary or Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism.
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Ethanol Ablation in Renal Failure Patients:Endocrinologists Need to Think About PEI in Secondary or Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism. parathyroid hyperplasia due to renal failure Ultrasound-guided percutaneous ethanol ablation...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Ethanol Ablation PEI What Can Be Treated Right Now in the USA? Thyroid complex cystic nodules with >30-50% cyst fluid. Large thyroid benign nodules with pressure symptoms and 30% cystic component can have relief of...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 2107 Ethanol Ablation PEI and Radiofrequency Ablation RFA are Ready for Prime Time.
Thyroid No Surgery 2107 Ethanol Ablation PEI and Radiofrequency Ablation RFA are Ready for Prime Time. The advent of ultrasound-guided ablation techniques in nodular thyroid disease: towards a patient-tailored approach. Best Pract Res Clin...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 2017: New Image-Guided Minimally Invasive Approaches Are the Future. Comments: Endocrinologists need to learn these surgery saving procedures for the good of their patients. At least learn who does these procedures and refer...More info