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MIBG (Metaiodobenzylguanidine) Theranostics in pediatric and adult malignancies.

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Summary of "MIBG (Metaiodobenzylguanidine) Theranostics in pediatric and adult malignancies."

Metaiodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) a guanithidine analogue, labelled with 123I and 131I, is used for imaging and therapy of neuroblastomas and various neural crest tumors like paragangliomas, pheochromocytomas, medullary cancer of thyroid and carcinoids since the past three to four decades. In this review article, we shall revisit MIBG as a radiopharmaceutical and its various applications in neural crest tumors.

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Name: The British journal of radiology
ISSN: 1748-880X
Pages: 20180103

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