Radiation synovectomy using 188Re-tin colloid improves knee synovitis as shown by MRI in refractory rheumatoid arthritis.

@article{Shin2007RadiationSU,
  title={Radiation synovectomy using 188Re-tin colloid improves knee synovitis as shown by MRI in refractory rheumatoid arthritis.},
  author={Kichul Shin and Jung Chan Lee and Hyo Jin Choi and Jae Min Jeong and Miwon Son and Yun Jong Lee and Eun Bong Lee and Sung Hwan Hong and Yeong Wook Song},
  journal={Nuclear medicine communications},
  year={2007},
  volume={28 4},
  pages={239-44}
}
BACKGROUND Radiation synovectomy is a useful local treatment for patients with refractory synovitis. We previously demonstrated the efficacy and safety of Re-tin colloid for treating rheumatoid arthritis patients with refractory knee synovitis. This open-label, prospective controlled study investigates magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) changes as well as… CONTINUE READING