Clinical applications of 68Ga-DOTANOC in neuroendocrine tumours.

  title={Clinical applications of 68Ga-DOTANOC in neuroendocrine tumours.},
  author={Egesta Lopci and Cristina Nanni and Lucia Rampin and Domenico Rubello and Stefano Fanti},
  journal={Minerva endocrinologica},
  volume={33 3},
Neuroendocrine tumours (NET) are relatively rare neoplasms affecting principally the gastroenteropancreatic tract, but with potential ubiquitary location, as the neural crest cells, origin of this group of tumours, are dispersed in various organs and tissues. After the discovery of somatostatin receptors (SSTR) over-expression in this group of neoplasms… CONTINUE READING