Yttrium-90 Radioembolization in the Management of Liver Malignancies

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Abstract

Primary and secondary liver tumors are common. Locoregional therapies are establishing a role in the management of liver tumors due to the limited roles of surgical and systemic therapies. Our review presents some general concepts associated with yttrium-90 radioembolization and its specific utilization in various primary and secondary liver malignancies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)94-101
Number of pages8
JournalSeminars in Oncology
Volume37
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2010

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  • Hematology
  • Oncology

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