Medullary Thyroid Cancer MCT 101: Why is the Diagnosis Difficult for Community Based physicians and Pathologists? Four cases illustrate the problem. The answer is that it is rare, the evidence based system says it is too costly to screen all...More info
Medullary Thyroid Cancer 101: Shari Kagermeier Drops Out of Mayoral Race. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: 1. She has metastatic medullary thyroid MCT cancer stage four. 2. MCT is a rare thyroid cancer (only 5% of all thyroid cancers.) 3. The...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Children and Teenagers: Dr. Guttler’s comments: Thyroid cancer is the third most common solid tumor cancer type in children. Thyroid cancer represents only 1% to 1.5% of cancers in kids. Of all cases of thyroid cancer...More info
How Do You Determine the Potential for Cure for Medullary Thyroid Cancer MCT? A Novel New Test. Calcitonin Secretory Index CSI. Endocrine Practice 24(5) May 2108 p.460-467 Filimon S. et al Dr.Guttler comments on this article. What is CSI?It takes...More info
Medullary Thyroid Cancer MCT 101: Why is the Diagnosis Difficult by Community Based Pathologists? The answer is that it is rare, the evidence based system says it is too costly to screen all thyroid nodules for calcitonin ( MCT cancer markers)...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: In a Time of Too many biopsies on small thyroid nodules comes a patient with a very big nodule that was watched because the physicians thought the ultrasound image did not warrant a biosy for years while it continued to grow.
Thyroid Cancer 101: ALWAYS GET OUTSIDE OPINION BEFORE HAVING THYROID SURGERY FOR NODULES OR CANCER. The wrong diagnosis or treatment can result in your death. In a Time of Too many biopsies on small thyroid nodules comes a patient with a very big...More info