What are Your options when your surgeon refuses to listen to your desire to avoid surgery with thyroid cancer?
Check out alternative minimally invasion procedures by checking the internet. Consider getting an outside opinion. If your surgeon is refuses to listen to you, you can insist your case be presented to the hospital tumor board. The board has other...More info
Dr.Guttler’s Comments. Indian Study of 10 patients with the use of RFA for parathyroid adenoma instead of surgery. 9/10 no complications.1/10 had transient hoarseness for 3 weeks. Conclusion was radiofrequency ablation of parathyroid...More info
Alternative to surgery? Xinyang Li, et al Endocrine Practice Article July 23 2021. DR.Guttler’s comments: 25 patients who were treated with RFA for pHPT in this report. 21/25 had normal PTH at 6 months. Minor complications of neck pain and...More info