Thyroid Surgery 101: Why Your Quality of Life is Decreased with Unnecessary Thyroid Surgery. Patients diagnosed with differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC), particularly those who underwent total thyroidectomies vs hemithyroidectomies, report a wide...More info
This little vial of ethanol has been used to treat many patients with benign complex cystic nodules and saved the patients a hospital stay, thyroid surgery, post op recovery, lost work, and the expense and complications associated with that...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: What is it worth to not have surgery and a neck scar for your benign thyroid nodule?
Thyroid No Surgery 101: What is it worth to not have surgery and a neck scar treating your benign thyroid nodule? 2 years after ethanol ablation PEI. Large left nodule is reduced to 2% of the original size. 40 Y/O female with a large benign...More info
Thyroid cyst in the middle of her neck. No symptoms but a cosmetic problem for the patient. Visited Modena Italian Balsamic Vinegar production in an old castle. Aged for 100 years. Radiofequency Ablation RFA training in Reggio Emilia. Ultrasound...More info
Endocrinologist in Master’s class doing cyst ethanol ablation on models. Large symptomatic thyroid complex cystic nodule treated with PEI. Paper on Parathyroid cysts treated with ethanol at national end rice meeting. My first and only Wild...More info
Dr.Guttler’s Life 101: Pictures from 2011 Presenting Ethanol paper atNational meeting 1000 meter rifle range in Michigan Lake Northern Pike Master Class endocrinologist doing a radioiodine uptake test. Endocrine neck ultrasound class...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: What happens if you have a thyroid nodule? Dr.Guttler’s comments: You might be looking in the mirror while shaving or fastening a necklace when you first see it. The doctor might feel it during a routine physical exam...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Patients Who Did Not Want Surgery and Came to Me for Alternative therapy with Ethanol PEI or Radiofrequency Ablation RFA for their Benign Thyroid Nodules.
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Benign Thyroid Nodules and Goiters. Patients Who Did Not Want Surgery and Came to Me for Alternative therapy with Ethanol PEI or Radiofrequency Ablation RFA. Just a few of my cases pre-treatment pictures. All had either...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: Alternative Therapy with Ethanol PEI Dr.Guttler’s comments: PEI for thyroid nodules has been available in the US for many years but is under-utilized as an effective alternative to thyroid surgery Primary care to...More info
Thyroid Cyst Therapy PEI 101: Treating Thyroid Cysts at Home. 35 Y/O female with a benign cystic thyroid nodule was told she needed surgery. Benign thyroid cyst seen on thyroid ultrasound She did not want surgery and was unable to find an...More info
Thyroid Goiter and Nodules 101: What you need to Know Part Two: Treatment alternatives. Most small goiters without symptoms or nodules do not need treatment if there is no associated hypothyroidism from Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. Goiters...More info
Thyroid No surgery 101:Radiofrequency ablation RFA for benign thyroid nodules according to different US features: an Italian multicentre prospective study.
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Dr. Guttler’s comments: 1. 340 patients with solid benign nodules. 2. 21 ml volume decreased to 6 ml by 12 months. 3. Spongiform nodules responded the best with 76 % reduction. 4. Other patterns decreased less at ...More info