• Corpus ID: 20875126

The inhibitory effect of (111)In-DTPA(0)-octreotide on intrahepatic tumor growth after partial hepatectomy.

  title={The inhibitory effect of (111)In-DTPA(0)-octreotide on intrahepatic tumor growth after partial hepatectomy.},
  author={Gerrit Dirk Slooter and Arend G. J. Aalbers and Wouter A. P. Breeman and Coen A Hiemstra and Richard L. Marquet and Eric Paul Krenning and Casper H.J. van Eijck},
  journal={Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine},
  volume={43 12},
UNLABELLED The aim of this animal study was to evaluate whether peptide receptor radionuclide therapy with (111)In-diethylenetriaminepentaacetic acid (DTPA)(0)-octreotide was able to reduce tumor growth even under tumor growth-stimulating conditions induced by partial hepatectomy (PHx). METHODS Rats underwent 70% PHx or sham operation. The development of hepatic metastases was determined 21 d after direct injection of somatostatin receptor (SS-R)-positive or SS-R-negative tumor cells into the… 
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