Interventional Thyroidologist: They are the ones to find a way to prevent unnecessary surgery for thyroid and neck cysts and solid toxic nodules and cancer lymph nodes with ethanol ablation PEI. Treat benign thyroid nodules with either ethanol if...More info
Thyroid No Surgery: Percutaneous ablation holds the potential to substitute for surgery as first choice treatment for symptomatic benign thyroid nodules.
Dr.Guttler’s comments: This is a good letter on the basis of the study comparing PLA to RFA in the hands of several experts doing both procedures. Percutaneous ablation holds the potential to substitute for surgery as first choice...More info
Thyroid.Com and Dr.Guttler’s Thyroid Blog: The Major Influencers of Public Opinion on Minimally Invasive Procedures To Treat Thyroid Nodules and Cancer.
Thyroid.Com and Thyroid Blog: The Major Influencers of Public Opinion on Minimally Invasive Procedures To Treat Thyroid Nodules and Cancer. 1. A search for expert interventional endocrinologist my website came in 3 and 5 on the first search...More info
What Is Interventional Thyroidology? Interventional thyroidology is an emerging field that uses percutaneous (i.e. through the skin), image-guided procedures to treat thyroid diseases. Interventional thyroidology uses less invasive techniques...More info
The emergence of minimally-invasive procedures as a treatment for Thyroid Nodules. JOURNAL OF CRITICAL REVIEWS VOL 7, ISSUE 17, 2020 1783 Roberto Novizio DR.Guttler’s Comments: Dr.Novizio’s review of minimally-invasive...More info
Efficacy and safety of ethanol ablation PEI of Branchial Cleft Cysts. Image of a 50 ml Branchial cleft cyst in the right neck below the ear. Case: The above patient has a mass the upper neck. Prior evaluations by ENT physicians including...More info
Question: What procedure is used to treat thyroid cysts? Ethanol or RFA?More info
Large Benign Thyroid Cyst Treated by Ethanol Ablation PEI. The patient refused surgery for this very large thyroid cyst. 64 ml cyst had 30 cc Cyst fluid removed and a cutting needle biopsy was done of the cyst capsule. It was a benign colloid...More info
2nd International Meeting on Thyroid Ultrasound Guided, Minimally Invasive Therapies January, Fri-Sat 21-22, 2022 – Barcelona, Spain First-class experts will chair outstanding speakers who will present the state-of-the-art of all...More info
Patient with a Large Neck Cyst with Choking and Pressure Symptoms. Told to Have Surgery. The patient refused surgery and sought alternative treatment. 35Y/O M with 6 months of progressive neck symptoms. Examination of the neck only found a soft...More info
Large Thyroid Nodules Have a Low Risk of Cancer. Why do Surgeons Rush off to Surgery When Radiofrequency Ablation RFA is Safe and is Minimally Invasive.
Large Thyroid Nodules Have a Low Risk of Cancer. Why do Surgeons Rush off to Surgery When Radiofrequency Ablation RFA is Safe and is Minimally Invasive. Article: The risk of Thyroid Cancer with Large Nodules 3 cm or larger is Low. Endocrine...More info
Not All Cysts in Or Near the Thyroid are Thyroid Cysts: Non-Functioning Parathyroid Cysts and Functioning Parathyroid Adenomasa
DR.Guttler’s comments: Parathyroid cysts are best treated with ethanol ablation. Cystic parathyroid adenomas with a solid component can be treated best with radiofrequency ablation as the cyst fluid defuses the heat production as the solid...More info