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How does octreotide help fight cancer?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology

In brief: Octreotide analog

Is used in treating carcinoid tumors, and as a nuclear medicine scan, to define location of such tumors and potential metastasis.
It is of no use in other cancers.

In brief: Octreotide analog

Is used in treating carcinoid tumors, and as a nuclear medicine scan, to define location of such tumors and potential metastasis.
It is of no use in other cancers.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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