Preliminary Results of a Randomized Study of Intrahepatic Infusion versus Systemic Infusion of FUDR for Metastatic Colorectal Carcinoma
Development of a totally implantable infusion pump produced a renewed interest in hepatic infusional therapy. An initial study employing this pump and continuous hepatic infusion of FUDR produced an 83% response rate1. However, further work with this method brought the mean response rate down to 59%2which, however, is still higher than the mean response rate obtained with systemic chemotherapy.
KeywordsToxicity Catheter Hydration Albumin Oncol
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