FDA Notified About a Clinic Prematurely Doing Thyroid RFA in the USA Without a Clinical Trial. Respected AACE member ( not me ) notified the FDA today. “It has come to my attention that a facility in Utah (...More info
Percutaneous Treatment of Benign Thyroid Nodules: Time to Bring It to the United States? Ethanol is here now.Thyroid RFA? It is too soon to be doing now.
Dr.Guttler’s opinion on this article: Ethanol ablation PEI is here now. It can be used instead of surgery for mixed cysts of the thyroid and parathyroid cysts. It can be used for recurrent metastatic papillary thyroid cancer neck...More info
Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation in the USA: No Ready for Prime Time. DR.Guttler’s Opinion: Clinical trials and treatment of 5000 patients in Italy and Korea have shown low complication rate and up to 80% average...More info
Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation in the USA: Patients need to be aware about Startups without Clinical trials.
Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation in the USA: Patients need to be aware about Startups without Clinical trials and few cases treated. “Pioneering cutting edge non-surgical alternatives for the treatment of benign thyroid nodules.” (...More info
Thyroid No Surgery Nodule and Cancer PEI/RFA Ablation 101: Patients Need to Insist Their Local ECNU Certified Endocrinologists Learn to Do Ablations or Refer Them to Someone That Does. Typical benign solid nodule that response best to Thyroid RFA...More info
Thyroid Nodular Goiter 101: What to Know if You have one. A swelling in the neck due to an enlarged thyroid gland is called a goiter. Worldwide, the most common cause of thyroid goiter is iodine deficiency. However, this is becoming a rarer cause...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Alternatives to Surgery or Radiation for Toxic or Autonomous Thyroid Nodules
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Alternatives to Surgery or Radiation for Toxic or Autonomous Thyroid NodulesWhat is a toxic nodule TNG or autonomous functioning thyroid nodule AFTN? Different from other nodules these start as a single cloned cell that...More info
Thyroid No Surgery for Small Thyroid Cancers The Art of Refusing a Surgery for a Small Micro-Papillary Thyroid Cancer It a patient is told they have cancer it can be nervous time for sure. However, not all cancers are the same. One type called...More info
Thyroid Nodules and Goiters 101: No Surgery for Benign Goiter Nodules Simple Goiter: Not After All Need Surgery. Alternative to Eventual Surgery for Simple Nodular Goiters Frank Netter drawing of a simple nodular goiter Alternative to eventual...More info
Thyroid Nodules and Cancer 101: The age of your primary physician knowing whats right for you about nodules and thyroid cancer is over.
Thyroid Nodules and Cancer 101: The age of your primary physician knowing whats right for you about nodules and thyroid cancer is over. The New Age of Patient Autonomy The Gatekeeper Role of the Primary Physician Must Change in 2018 JAMA...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Dr.Guttler’s Rule 2 to Avoid Unnecessary Thyroid Surgery. 2. There are alternatives to “full blown thyroidectomy and a lifetime of thyroid hormone therapy” ( quote from my patient) that I sent to Korea...More info
Thyroid Nodule 101: Patient Yelp Review of Massive Benign Thyroid Nodule Treated with Ethanol PEI and Radiofrequency RFA Ablation.
Dr.Guttler’s comments on this review of my treatment of an unusual patient with a massive goiter nodule. The size was a problem.Usual treatment for very large benign nodule is surgery. Patient was against removal and did not want to have to...More info