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Gadolinium diethylenetriaminepenta acetic acid

[ɡ_ˌa_d_ə_l_ˈɪ_n_iə_m d_ˌaɪə_θ_aɪ_l_n_ˌɛ_t_ɹ_iə_m_aɪ_n_p_ˈɛ_n_t_ə_ɹ ɐ_s_ˈiː_t_ɪ_k ˈa_s_ɪ_d], [ɡˌadəlˈɪni͡əm dˌa͡ɪ͡əθa͡ɪlnˌɛtɹi͡əma͡ɪnpˈɛntəɹ ɐsˈiːtɪk ˈasɪd], [ɡˌadəlˈɪni‍əm dˌa‍ɪ‍əθa‍ɪlnˌɛtɹi‍əma‍ɪnpˈɛntəɹ ɐsˈiːtɪk ˈasɪd]

Definitions of Gadolinium Diethylenetriaminepenta acetic Acid

  1. A complex of gadolinium with a chelating agent, diethylenetriamine penta- acetic acid ( DTPA see PENTETIC ACID), that is given to enhance the image in cranial and spinal MRIs. ( From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p706)
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