OctreoScan

OctreoScan®

Imaging A radiopharmaceutical that binds to specific receptors of small tumors, for early detection and treatment of cancer. See Scanning.
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They can be used if somatostatin receptors are present in histological examination or the Octreoscan is positive [7].
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An octreoscan confirmed radiotracer uptake in the soft tissue mass adjacent to the duodenum, a new liver lesion with uptake, and a single focus of uptake within the mediastinum without a clear anatomic correlate.
The diagnosis was made in the third annual follow up with OctreoScan which was performed as SPECT CT study.
Ante la imposibilidad de hacer tratamiento quirurgico de la masa tumoral y la contraindicacion para el uso de ketoconazol por el compromiso hepatico, se le hizo un octreoscan con el fin de buscar receptores de somatostatina y definir la terapia con radiofarmacos.
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M2 PHARMA-October 10, 2013-Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals extends patent coverage for Octreoscan peptide-based imaging agent, targeting Merkel cell carcinoma(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
After octreoscan positivity for SCPCa, somatostatin analogs and their radionuclide derivatives might exert a palliative effect in symptomatic patients.
In a pilot study of five patients, the researchers demonstrated that their "antagonist", 111In-DOTA-BASS, outperformed the "agonist" agent, OctreoScan, that is widely used in the clinic to image neuroendocrine tumours bearing somatostatin receptors.
En la Sentencia T-062 de 2006, (37) magistrada ponente Clara Ines Vargas Hernandez, a la paciente se le diagnostico sindrome nefrotico y tumor en pancreas, por lo que los facultativos del hospital donde estaba internada le ordenaron la practica de un octreoscan y una gammagrafia, examenes cuya realizacion nego la EPS arguyendo que se encontraban por fuera del Plan Obligatorio de Salud y que no habia riesgo para la vida de la paciente.
Se utilizo el OctreoScan para descartar lesiones metastaticas o alguna localizacion extra-adrenal de feocromocitoma.
The presence of a small radiodense lesion in the left foot was detected by on an indium-111 (In-111) OctreoScan (Covidien, Hazelwood, MO), which indicated the possibility of a tumor (Figure 2).