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99mTc-glucoheptanate

Pronunciation: glu'ko-hep'ta-nat

Definition: Radiopharmaceutical possessing renal cortical-localizing and excretion-handling properties; may be used either for renal cortical imaging to determine scarring or for renal function imaging by renography.

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