Monthly Archive for: ‘November, 2012’

Yttrium-90 Therapy for Liver Cancer Patients

A very exciting new medical breakthrough for the treatment of liver cancer patients, Yttrium-90 (Y-90), is rapidly becoming a palliative measure used to¬†prolong the time to progression and survival of patients with¬†Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) or liver tumors from metastatic colorectal carcinoma. For patients with HCC, he results have been very promising, often showing better results than chemotherapy and sometimes completely …

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