Thyroid Cancer No Surgery 101: Mayo Clinic Studies: Small Papillary Cancers Treated Without Surgery with Ethanol Ablation PEI

Thyroid Cancer No Surgery 101: Mayo Clinic Studies: Small Papillary Cancers Treated Without Surgery with Ethanol Ablation PEI

Thyroid Cancer No Surgery 101: Mayo Clinic Studies: Small Papillary Cancers Treated Without Surgery with Ethanol Ablation PEI
  1. Ethanol Ablation PEI is not just for thyroid cysts. It is also a treatment for thyroid cancers.
  2. Nodal neck recurrence of papillary cancer is already a proven treatment after prior neck dissection.Mayo clinic has data on 222 patients treated with success from 1991-2017.
  3. Now as alternative to surgery or long term observation called active surveillance ethanol ablation can ablate primary micro-papillary cancers inside your thyroid without surgery or the need for replacement therapy,or the worry  long term of having a thyroid cancer in your neck with active surveillance.
  4. Ian Hay and his Mayo clinic group has presented data on PEI for primary thyroid cancers.
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  6. Presented at American Thyroid Association national meeting in Victoria BC Canada 17-22
  7. October 2017

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17 tumors in 15 patients were ablated with ethanol since 2013.

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Comment:

Santa Monica thyroid center’s Dr.Guttler has been doing ethanol ablation for thyroid nodules,cysts and thyroid cancer for over ten years.

Call Matt at 310-393-8860 or thyroid.manager@protonmal.com for details how we can treat your micropapillary without surgery or long term observation.

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Richard Guttler MD,FACE,ECNU

thyroid.com

 

 

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