Thyroid RFA “Wet Electrode” research development

Thyroid RFA “Wet Electrode” research development

Baek JH et al

Int.J. Hyperther Dec 2021

Dr.Guttler’s Comments:

1.The electrode has a micro hole in the tip to inject chilled normal saline at 1.5 ml/minute.

2. The results in 20 patients was comparable to results with the standard electrode.

3. Thyroid dedicated wet electrode is feasible for use in treting benign thyroid nodules.

4. This wet electrode is not available for clinical use.

5. Call me for details of RFA therapy for benign nodules and micro-papillary thyroid cancers.


email to

Ask for Alicia


Add Your Comment