Radioembolization with yttrium-90 microspheres work up: Practical approach and literature review.


Radioembolization (RE) is a selective internal radiotherapy technique in which yttrium-90 blended microspheres are infused through the hepatic arteries. It is based on the fact that primary and secondary hepatic tumors are vascularized mostly by arterial blood flow whereas healthy hepatocytes obtain their blood supply mostly from the portal network. This… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.diii.2014.03.014


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