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
Recurrent Thyroid Cancer 101: How Ethanol Ablation PEI Can Save You from Another Hospital Stay for a Repeat Neck Dissection Thyroid Surgery.
Recurrent Thyroid Cancer 101: How Ethanol Ablation PEI Can Save You from Another Hospital Stay for a Repeat Neck Dissection Thyroid Surgery. Thyroid cancer in Lymph nodes in the neck are local spread not distant spread. You have several options...More info
Thyroid MicroCancer 101: TCCC Member Richard Guttler’s Non-Surgical Options. Focus of practice is to find alternative methods to prevent unnecessary thyroid surgery. First was needle biopsies to decrease surgery on benign nodules, then...More info
For Patients For Physicians For Researchers Richard B. Guttler, MD SPECIALTY: Endocrinology TELEPHONE: 310-393-8860 About Dr. Guttler Doctor Guttler is a clinical thyroidologist and interventional radiologist who practices in Los Angeles...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: The Scarlet Letter Big C Tattoo to the Blue Letter b tattoo. Looks like Papillary Thyroid Cancer but it is Not Cancer.
Thyroid Cancer 101: Looks like Papillary thyroid Cancer but it is Not Cancer. The Scarlet Letter Big C Tattoo to the Blue Letter b tattoo. Dr.Guttler’s comments: 31 rules to live by to avoid lifetime thyroid cancer diagnosis. 1.Thyroid...More info
Thyroid Surgery 101: Maybe not everything! Dr.Guttler’s comments: Limited information in this article. 1.A thyroid nodule should not be removed if it proves to be benign by cytology and molecular marker testing. 2. Indeterminate biopsy...More info
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 to Expect After the Surgery. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: 1.In general it is well tolerated. 2.However, there are some things that everyone can expect with any type of thyroid surgery. 3.You will experience some...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
Big Thyroid Goiter 101: Dr.Guttler’s 37 rules about nodular goiters. The term “goiter” simply refers to the abnormal enlargement of the thyroid gland. Most goiters have normal thyroid blood tests and are not malfunctioning. Some...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