Multicentric carcinoid tumor of the ileum localized by radioguided laparotomy

Margarita De La Ossa, William Smoak, Irwin Willis, Morton J. Robinson

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Abstract

In-III octreotide scintigraphy showed uptake at the level of the ileum in a 55-year-old woman who had the tissue marked before operation by a radionuclide. She underwent surgery in which a gamma probe radiation detector was used, which allowed rapid identification of a primary carcinoid tumor of the ileum.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalClinical nuclear medicine
Volume26
Issue number7
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 4 2001

Keywords

  • Carcinoid Tumor
  • Gamma Probe
  • Ileum
  • Radionuclide

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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