Postoperative Complications after Previous Peptide-Receptor Radionuclide Therapy Abstract #370

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Aim(s): To compare the surgical complication rate after previous peptide-receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT).
Materials and methods: Eighty-three patients with advanced neuroendocrine tumors underwent abdominal surgery. PRRT were performed in 30 patients in Group A (1-8 cycles, mean 3.2, Yttrium-90 and/or Lutetium-90, cumulative dosage 14.75 GBq). After nine months (mean 266 days), surgery was performed. Group B (53 patients) underwent surgery without previous PRRT.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr. Daniel Kaemmerer

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