Thyroid No More Surgery 101; After your neck surgery and it recurs consider ethanol PEI or radiofrequency ablation RFA to ablate those recurrent thyroid lymph node cancers.

Thyroid No More Surgery 101; After your neck surgery and it recurs consider ethanol PEI or radiofrequency ablation RFA to ablate those recurrent thyroid lymph node cancers.

Thyroid No More Surgery 101; After your neck surgery and it recurs consider ethanol PEI or radiofrequency ablation RFA to ablate those recurrent thyroid lymph node cancers.
Thyroid No More Surgery 101; After your neck surgery and it recurs consider ethanol PEI or radiofrequency ablation RFA to ablate those recurrent thyroid lymph node cancers.
Eur Radiol. 2015 Jan;25(1):163-70.

Efficacy and safety of radiofrequency ablation for treating locoregional recurrence from papillary thyroid cancer.

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Paper from Dr.JH BAEK’s center in Asan Medical Center in Seoul Korea.

Lim HK et al
Eur Radiol. 2015 Jan;25(1):163-70.
Comments:
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1. 61 recurrent tumors in 39 patients.
2. 95% volume reduction with Thyroid RFA by  15-40 months.
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3. 82% completely disappeared.
4. 11/61 were still visible.
5. complication rate was 7 %.
6. thyroglobulin decreased significantly.
 6. RFA can effectively control locoregional recurrent PTC without life-threatening complications; therefore, RFA may replace surgery” in selected patients.
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7. Ethanol ablation PEI is also effective and is less expensive than RFA and is presently available in the US while thyroid RFA is not.
8. Thyroid No More Surgery for recurrent neck lymph node thyroid cancer recurrences.
I do PEI in my office as outpatient.
Call Matt at 310-393-8860 or thyroid.manager@protonmail.com for details.
Richard Guttler MD,FACE,ECNU
thyroid.com

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