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Porfimer Sodium

Known as: Porfimer sodico, Porfimère sodique, Porfimerum natricum 
The sodium salt of a mixture of oligomers formed by ether and ester linkages of up to eight porphyrin units with photodynamic activity. Absorbed… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Cancer remains a worldwide health problem, being the disease with the highest impact on global health. Even with all the recent… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a two‐step therapeutic technique in which the topical or systemic delivery of photosensitizing… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The restoration of squamous epithelium after photodynamic therapy (PDT) for Barrett esophagus (BE) and its related neoplasms has… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The role of photodynamic therapy (PDT) in the treatment of small cancers has been established in several clinical studies. Here… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
Endobronchial photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a minimally invasive technique for the palliation of major airway obstruction from… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Barrett's esophagus (BE) may lead to high-grade dysplasia (HGD) and adenocarcinoma. The objective was to examine the… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Photodynamic therapy is an effective and often curative treatment for certain solid tumors. The porphyrin-based photosensitizer… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
  • V. Schweitzer
  • Lasers in surgery and medicine
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 20125444
To determine the efficacy of PHOTOFRIN‐mediated photodynamic therapy (PDT) for treatment of diffuse “field cancerization” of the… Expand
Review
1996
Review
1996
Abstract— Photodynamic therapy (PDT) has, during the last quarter century, developed into a fully fledged biomedical field with… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a different type of laser treatment from Nd:YAG thermal ablation for palliation of… Expand