Results of liver angiography and perfusion scintigraphy do not correlate with response to hepatic artery infusion chemotherapy.

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Liver angiography and liver perfusion scintigraphy with Tc-99m-labeled macroaggregated albumin (MAA) were performed in 36 patients with liver metastases from colorectal cancer prior to continuous 5-fluorouracil hepatic artery infusion (HAI) hemotherapy. Of the 26 patients showing metastases on arteriogram, five revealed increased tumor vascularisation, five… (More)

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@article{Lehner1988ResultsOL, title={Results of liver angiography and perfusion scintigraphy do not correlate with response to hepatic artery infusion chemotherapy.}, author={Bernhard Lehner and Uta Kretzschmar and Bernd Bubeck and Thomas Hoelting and Patrick Schlag}, journal={Journal of surgical oncology}, year={1988}, volume={39 2}, pages={73-8} }