China Removes 1 Million Benign Thyroid Nodules a Year

China Removes 1 Million Benign Thyroid Nodules a Year

China Surgically Removes 1 Million Benign Thyroid Nodules a Year

This represents about 40% of all the surgeries in the world to treat benign thyroid nodules. Modern ablation procedures such as RFA and HIFU can reduce the cost $2000 USD of a Chinese hospital surgery with less morbidity with outpatient Ablation methods.

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Radiofrequency ablation RFA is a method to destroy benign solid nodules without surgery

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RFA procedure done by expert DR.Roberto Valcavi

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The black area on this contrast US is the RFA ablated nodule.

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High intensity focused ultrasound HIFU is another

less invasive method without a probe needed inside the nodule as with RFA.

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For information how you can have your large symptomatic or cosmetic  benign nodule treated with surgery call Matt at 310-393-8860.

 

 

 

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