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Alternative Therapy For Recurrent Thyroid Cancer:Ethical Issues of Patient’s Rights to Decide Therapy.

Alternative Therapy For Recurrent Thyroid Cancer:Ethical Issues of Patient’s Rights to Decide Therapy.

Dr.Guttler’s Case was presented at the World Congress of Thyroid Cancer WCTC 4 on...

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RFA Therapy for Small Papillary Thyroid Cancers: Alternative to Observation or Surgery.

RFA Therapy for Small Papillary Thyroid Cancers: Alternative to Observation or Surgery.

Dr.Guttler’s comments: Read the article and see why RFA is a good alternative to active...

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The Dangers of Thyroid RFA Under General Anesthesia.

The Dangers of Thyroid RFA Under General Anesthesia.

Dr.Guttler’s comments: To avoid this kind of complication, the procedure should be...

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RFA for Parathyroid Adenoma: Alternative to Surgery?

RFA for Parathyroid Adenoma: Alternative to Surgery?

Dr.Guttler’s comments. The procedure used in this case report.The parathyroid adenoma was...

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Thyroid Cancer Treatment: What Do You Do When the Surgeon Refuses to Listen to Your Desires For Treatment

Thyroid Cancer Treatment: What Do You Do When the Surgeon Refuses to Listen to Your Desires For Treatment

This is a common problem when the surgeons insist they know the right treatment for you. Even...

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73 Patients With Benign Thyroid Nodules Treated With Radiofrequency.

73 Patients With Benign Thyroid Nodules Treated With Radiofrequency.

Study presented at the American Thyroid Association 2021 Objective  Thyroid RFA should be a...

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RFA for Autonomous Functioning Thyroid Nodules ( AFTN ) vs Surgery or Radiation Radioiodine.

RFA for Autonomous Functioning  Thyroid Nodules ( AFTN ) vs Surgery or Radiation Radioiodine.

Dr.Guttler’s comments: Many patients have a fear of radiation and also have misgivings...

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RFA for Inoperable Recurrent Thyroid Cancer

RFA for Inoperable Recurrent Thyroid Cancer

Inoperable Symptomatic Recurrent Thyroid Cancers: Preliminary Result of Radiofrequency Ablation...

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Too Many Thyroidectomies For Benign Thyroid Nodules

Too Many Thyroidectomies For Benign Thyroid Nodules

Implications of RFA for patients undergoing thyroid surgery form benign disease in the USA...

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Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation for thyroid nodules cancer and parathyroid adenoma.

Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation for thyroid nodules cancer and parathyroid adenoma.

Dr.Guttler will be going on vacation from September 20-30 2021 and sabbatical for November 15 to...

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Women get more micro-papillary cancers than men.

Women get more micro-papillary cancers than men.

LeClair K, et al. JAMA Intern Med. 2021;doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.4804...

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RFA for Small Papillary Thyroid Cancer Instead of Surgery: RFA Bonus= No thyroid hormone for life!

RFA for Small Papillary Thyroid Cancer Instead of Surgery: RFA Bonus= No thyroid hormone for life!

Dr.Guttler’s comments: For carefully selected PTMC, RFA did not have inferior oncologic...

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Radiofrequency Ablation of Parathyroid Adenomas

Radiofrequency Ablation of Parathyroid Adenomas

Dr.Guttler’s Comments. Indian Study of 10 patients with the use of RFA for parathyroid...

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How A PET/CT Study Saved A Patient From Unnecessary Thyroid Surgery with a Class III atypical cytology and suspicious AFIRMA classifier.

How A PET/CT Study Saved A Patient From Unnecessary Thyroid Surgery with a Class III atypical cytology and suspicious AFIRMA classifier.

50 Y/O female with a large thyroid nodule who was told to have surgery after the FNA was class...

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Why Don’t the Physicians Ever Recommend Thyroid RF to the Patient with Micro-Papillary Thyroid Cancer?

Why Don’t the Physicians Ever Recommend Thyroid RF to the Patient with Micro-Papillary Thyroid Cancer?

This is a letter from a patient told to have surgery asking me about thyroid RFA. The physicians...

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PET/CT Use to Separate the benign suspicious Thyroid Nodule from the Suspicious Cancer nodule.

PET/CT Use to Separate the benign suspicious Thyroid Nodule from the Suspicious Cancer nodule.

Indeterminate thyroid nodules. The role of 18F-FDG PET/CT in the “era” of ultrasonography risk...

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After the Thyroid RFA: What Can Go Wrong With Office Based Endocrine Procedure?

After the Thyroid RFA: What Can Go Wrong With Office Based Endocrine Procedure?

Dr.Guttler’s comments: Not much can go wrong but here is a summary. Unlike the hospital...

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The Father of Thyroid Nodule Radiofrequency Ablation in the USA

The Father of Thyroid Nodule Radiofrequency Ablation in the USA

In 2013 Richard Guttler began the training and use of thyroid RFA for thyroid nodules in Italy...

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One Day After Thyroid RFA:

One Day After Thyroid RFA:

What to Expect? Dr.Guttler’s comments. Many patient panic when there is more neck bulging...

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How Do You Decrease Marginal Regrowth During the Original Thyroid or Parathyroid RFA Ablation?

How Do You Decrease Marginal Regrowth During the Original Thyroid or Parathyroid RFA Ablation?

Dr. Guttler’s comments: To decrease the amount of residual nodule tissue left after the...

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Thyroid Nodule RFA Ablation in An Office Based Endocrine Practice.

Thyroid Nodule RFA Ablation in An Office Based Endocrine Practice.

The American Thyroid Association has accepted our abstract on the results of 3 endocrine...

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Why Do Office Based Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation?

Why Do Office Based Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation?

Fewer complications. Shorter recovery time Quick return to normal work and leisure activities...

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General Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation

General Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation

Just like general surgery for thyroid nodules and cancer, hospital based surgeons are now...

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Playing Defense From the Start: Know The Thyroid Neighborhood Richard Guttler MD Interventional Thyroidologist

Playing Defense From the Start: Know The Thyroid Neighborhood Richard Guttler MD Interventional Thyroidologist

Playing Defense From the Start: Know The Thyroid Neighborhood. Richard Guttler MD...

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Since 2013 Dr.Guttler has Been the First US Thyroidologist to Have Experience Learning and Teaching Thyroid RF to Thyroid Physicians.

Since 2013 Dr.Guttler has Been the First US Thyroidologist to Have Experience Learning and Teaching Thyroid RF to Thyroid Physicians.

Since 2013 Dr.Guttler has Been the First US Thyroidologist to Have Experience Learning and...

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Dr.Guttler is Speaking at the 2nd International Thyroid Minimally Invasive Therapies in Barcelona

Dr.Guttler is Speaking at the 2nd International Thyroid Minimally Invasive Therapies in Barcelona

Dr.Guttler is Speaking at the 2nd International Thyroid Minimally Invasive Therapies in...

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No Country for Aggressive Operators: Do No Harm When Treating Thyroid Patients with Radiofrequency Ablation RFA

No Country for Aggressive Operators: Do No Harm When Treating Thyroid Patients with Radiofrequency Ablation RFA

No Country for Aggressive Operators: Do No Harm When Treating Patients with Benign Thyroid...

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AFTN and Toxic Nodules: Avoid Radioiodine Therapy has of risk of all-cause mortality. Consider Radiofrequency ablation RFA.

AFTN and Toxic Nodules: Avoid Radioiodine Therapy has of risk of all-cause mortality. Consider Radiofrequency ablation RFA.

Autonomous Functioning Thyroid Nodules AFTN and Toxic Nodules: Avoid Radioiodine Therapy RAI as...

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Thyroid Cancer No Surgery: Patient Reaction to the diagnosis of possible or definite thyroid cancer.

Thyroid Cancer No Surgery: Patient Reaction to the diagnosis of possible or definite thyroid cancer.

Patient Reaction to the diagnosis of possible or definite thyroid cancer. Thyroid 31(4)2021...

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Benign Thyroid Nodules For Alternative Treatment with Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation: A Call for Patients.

Benign Thyroid Nodules For Alternative Treatment with Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation: A Call for Patients.

  Thyroid RFA is now approved for treatment of thyroid nodules in the USA I am doing a...

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Autonomous Thyroid Nodule AFTN Treatment with radiofrequency ablation RFA vs Radioiodine therapy.

Autonomous Thyroid Nodule AFTN Treatment with radiofrequency ablation RFA vs Radioiodine therapy.

Nodule AFTN Treatment with radiofrequency ablation RFA vs Radioiodine therapy RAI...

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Thyroid No Surgery or Radiation for Autonomous Functioning Thyroid Nodules: Radiofrequency Ablation is the treatment of choice in 2021.

Thyroid No Surgery or Radiation for Autonomous Functioning Thyroid Nodules: Radiofrequency Ablation is the treatment of choice in 2021.

Thyroid No Surgery or Radiation for Autonomous Functioning Thyroid Nodules AFTN: Radiofrequency...

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More Evidence For the Use of Thyroid RFA for Micro-papillary Thyroid Cancer: It can replace surgery or active surveillance.

More Evidence For the Use of Thyroid RFA for Micro-papillary Thyroid Cancer: It can replace surgery or active surveillance.

More Evidence For the Use of Thyroid thermal ablation for Micro-papillary Thyroid Cancer: It can...

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