Benign Thyroid Cysts 101: What to do if the fluid is thick and viscous? Thick Viscous Thyroid Nodule Cyst Fluid? Use a Larger Needle Korean study using a large needle to drain hard to evacuate cystic nodules. Thyroid cyst with thick fluid is...More info
Ethanol Ablation of Thyroid Benign Cystic Thyroid Nodules: One Case Walk Through Ethanol Ablation for Thyroid, Parathyroid and Thyroglossal Duct Cysts Walk through of a typical case with a thyroid cyst. Thyroid cyst before PEI Ultrasound guided...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Alternatives to Surgery or Radiation for Toxic or Autonomous Thyroid Nodules
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Alternatives to Surgery or Radiation for Toxic or Autonomous Thyroid NodulesWhat is a toxic nodule TNG or autonomous functioning thyroid nodule AFTN? Different from other nodules these start as a single cloned cell that...More info
Thyroid Nodules and Goiters 101: No Surgery for Benign Goiter Nodules Simple Goiter: Not After All Need Surgery. Alternative to Eventual Surgery for Simple Nodular Goiters Frank Netter drawing of a simple nodular goiter Alternative to eventual...More info
Thyroid Nodules and Cancer 101: The age of your primary physician knowing whats right for you about nodules and thyroid cancer is over.
Thyroid Nodules and Cancer 101: The age of your primary physician knowing whats right for you about nodules and thyroid cancer is over. The New Age of Patient Autonomy The Gatekeeper Role of the Primary Physician Must Change in 2018 JAMA...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Dr.Guttler’s Rules to Avoid Unnecessary Thyroid Surgery Rule 3: The patient found my website when looking for ways to avoid surgery recommended by her local physicians. She had a large complex benign cyst that was...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Dr. Guttler’s Rules to Avoid Unnecessary Thyroid Surgery. When your primary tells you to skip seeing an endocrinologist or thyroidologist and go direct to have a biopsy and then to the surgeon say no and seek a...More info
Thyroid Nodule 101: Patient Yelp Review of Massive Benign Thyroid Nodule Treated with Ethanol PEI and Radiofrequency RFA Ablation.
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
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 Nodule 101: Patients Over 70 Years Old. Why Operate Comments by Dr.G. 1. 1200 > 70 year old patients with 2600 nodules. 2. 67 % of nodules were benign. 3. FNA lead to surgery in 210 patients and 93/210 were benign. 4. ...More info
Surgery for Thyroid cysts 101: 10 year post PEI No Recurrence. 10 years ago I saw this 31 Y/O male patient from China.He was unable to get alternative therapy for his nodule in China. Traveled to my center. He had a 7 mm nodule for 5 years...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Why You Need An Expert Second Opinion Before Surgery DR. Guttler’s comments on this article. 1.Primary care practitioners should introduce patients to the idea that not all cancers threaten life, while cancer doctors...More info