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Prospective randomized trial of use of in-house prepared low-cost radiopharmaceutical versus commercial radiopharmaceutical for sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with early stage invasive breast cancer. World J Surg 2018; 42: 1391-1395.

Published: 6th February 2019

Authors: Agarwal G, Rajan S, Mayilvaganan S, Mishra A, Krishnani N, Gambhir S et al.

Conclusion

This small trial that included 29 procedures showed that the low cost preparation was cheaper, but as effective as standard radiopharmaceutical. There were no allergic reactions.

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