Interventional radiology for advanced hepatocellular carcinoma: comparison of hepatic artery infusion chemotherapy and transcatheter arterial lipiodol chemoembolization.

@article{Sumie2003InterventionalRF,
  title={Interventional radiology for advanced hepatocellular carcinoma: comparison of hepatic artery infusion chemotherapy and transcatheter arterial lipiodol chemoembolization.},
  author={Shuji Sumie and Fumihiko Yamashita and Eiji Ando and Masatoshi Tanaka and Yoichi Yano and Kazuta Fukumori and Michio Sata},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2003},
  volume={181 5},
  pages={1327-34}
}
OBJECTIVE The prognosis of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma remains poor. The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of hepatic artery infusion chemotherapy and transcatheter arterial Lipiodol chemoembolization for treatment of advanced tumor. SUBJECTS AND METHODS. Thirty-seven patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and unresectable tumors were enrolled. In the hepatic artery infusion chemotherapy group (n = 16), cisplatin (10 mg/person, on days 1-5) and subsequent 5-fluorouracil (250… CONTINUE READING

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