Thyroid HIFU 101: The System Echopulse® includes an ultrasonic transducer, an amplifier, a computer, visualization and treatment unit (VTU) as well as an interchangeable cooling system (EPack). Technological breakthrough, EPack is a...More info
Theraclion touts Echopulse thyroid nodule treatment results Theraclion says its Echopulse has shown improved outcomes when treating thyroid nodules when compared to surgical treatment, according to new published data. Three studies – led...More info
Thyroid-HIFU 101: Why Wait for the FDA. I can evaluate your nodule for HIFU and Send you to Europe. Thyroid gland can grow abnormal tissue that forms thyroid nodules. These nodules can sometimes go with abnormal secretion of thyroid hormones. The...More info
Thyroid HIFU 101: We Can Send You to Livorno Italy for Focused Ultrasound treatment with Daniele Barbaro MD Dr Daniele Barbaro, Endocrinologist, from 1999 is the head of the Section of Endocrinology of General Hospital of Livorno. His main...More info
Percutaneous microwave ablation of thyroid nodules: effects on thyroid function and antibodies Kristina Heck et al, International Journal of Hyperthermia Volume 31, 2015 – Issue 5 Purpose: Microwave ablation (MWA) is a new minimally...More info
Thyroid HIFU 101: Complications? Lang BHH et al Int J Hyperthermia. 2017 Jun 6:1-7. Vocal cord paresis following single-session high intensity focused ablation (HIFU) treatment of benign thyroid nodules: incidence and risk factors. Vocal cord...More info
Thyroid HIFU 2017:Treatment of benign thyroid nodules This totally non-invasive treatment of thyroid nodules that needs no local is not available in the US, but is in Europe and Asia. The HIFU probe just sits on your neck without a puncture into...More info
USA Lagging Behind Europe and Asia in Alternative Treatments for Benign Thyroid Nodules. Negro R et al Eur Thyroid J. 2017 Apr;6(2):75-81. A 2016 Italian Survey about Guidelines and Clinical Management of Thyroid Nodules...More info
Can Focused Ultrasound Destroy Benign Thyroid Nodules without Surgery and Preserving Thyroid Function? The Answer is YES
Can Focused Ultrasound Destroy Benign Thyroid Nodules without Surgery and Preserving Thyroid Function? The Answer is YES Localized Thyroid Tissue Ablation by High Intensity Focused Ultrasound: Volume Reduction, Effects on Thyroid Function and...More info
Can HIFU Improve Symptoms, and Decrease the Volume of the Thyroid Nodule? This study suggests the answer is yes.
Can HIFU Improve Symptoms, and Decrease the Volume of the Thyroid Nodule? This study suggests the answer is yes High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound for Treatment of Symptomatic Benign Thyroid Nodules: A Prospective Study. Lang BH et al Radiology...More info
Non Invasive Thyroid Nodule Therapy in Europe with HIFU Treatment of Benign Thyroid Nodules with Echotherapy using High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) Information for Patients Dear Patient, You have been diagnosed a benign thyroid nodule. A...More info
HIFU for Thyroid Nodules 101: Besides Being Totally Non-Invasive HIFU Rarely Causes The Patient to Need Lifetime Thyroid Hormone for Hypothyroidism.
HIFU for Thyroid Nodules 101: Besides Being Totally Non-Invasive HIFU Rarely Causes The Patient to Need Lifetime Thyroid Hormone for Hypothyroidism. This recent study found Hypothyroidism following single HIFU ablation occurred rarely...More info