Alcohol That was consumed as medical grade ethanol by the Actors in the movie MASH has a modern use as treatment of thyroid cystic nodules and cancer lymph nodes. Ethanol ablation PEI.
200 proof medical grade ethanol was diluted and drank by the physicans
in the movie about the Korean war.
Patient’s ultrasound showing a large benign cystic nodule before the PEI.
The patient has a 75% reduction in the cyst and a small cystic remnant left that is not visible anymore. The remaining cyst will be ablated with a second PEI, although the patient has no symptoms anymore.
Call 310-393-8860 for alternative therapy to surgery for your symptomatic or cosmetic cystic nodular goiter.