Selective internal radiation therapy with intra-arterial iodine-131-Lipiodol in inoperable hepatocellular carcinoma

W T Leung, W Y Lau, S Ho, M Chan, N Leung, J Lin, K C Ho, C Metreweli, P J Johnson, A K Li
1994 Journal of Nuclear Medicine  
Treatment with intra-arterial 131I-L was well tolerated in patients with inoperable hepatocellular carcinoma and produced an objective response of 52% with median survival of 6 mo. A fractionated dose of 131I-L was feasible and the radiation dose could be escalated safely.
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