iodine I 131 metaiodobenzylguanidine
- 131I-MIBG. A radioactive substance that is used in imaging tests, and is being studied in the treatment of cancer. It is a type of radiopharmaceutical. Also called 131I-MIBG.
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Iodine 131-metaiodobenzylguanidine — (abbreviated as 131I MIBG) is a radioiodinated synthetic analogue of the neurotransmitter norepinephrine. Meta iodobenzylguanidine localizes to adrenergic tissue and, in radioiodinated forms, may be used to image or eradicate tumor cells that… … Wikipedia
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131I-MIBG — Iodine I 131 metaiodobenzylguanidine. A radioactive substance that is used in imaging tests, and is being studied in the treatment of cancer. It is a type of radiopharmaceutical. Also called iodine I 131 metaiodobenzylguanidine … English dictionary of cancer terms
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