Initial Outcome After Selective Intraarterial Radionuclide Therapy with Yttrium-90 Microspheres as Salvage Therapy for Unresectable Metastatic Liver Disease


Turkmen C. , Ucar A., Poyanli A., Vatankulu B., Ozkan G. , Basaran M., ...More

CANCER BIOTHERAPY AND RADIOPHARMACEUTICALS, vol.28, no.7, pp.534-540, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/cbr.2012.1455
  • Journal Name: CANCER BIOTHERAPY AND RADIOPHARMACEUTICALS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.534-540
  • Keywords: radioembolization, salvage therapy, SIRT, Yttrium-90 microspheres, COLORECTAL-CANCER, INTRAHEPATIC CHOLANGIOCARCINOMA, RESIN MICROSPHERES, RADIOEMBOLIZATION, CHEMOTHERAPY, SURVIVAL, TRIAL, FLUOROURACIL, EFFICACY, SAFETY
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of the study was to retrospectively evaluate the potential benefit on survival outcomes of selective intraarterial radionuclide therapy (SIRT) with Yttrium-90 microspheres as a salvage therapy in liver metastasis of different tumors.