Noncontact detection of ocular melanoma withl-3-123I-Iodo-α-methyltyrosine: First clinical results


The results of the first clinical trial are presented of the newly designed tumor-seeking radiopharmaceuticall-3-123I-iodo-α-methyltyrosine (IMT) for noncontact detection of malignant eye melanoma by means of a nuclear medicine technique. Eye scintigraphy (ES) was performed on ten outpatients clinically suspected of harboring an intraocular melanoma. ES was… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02152302


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