misonidazole

(redirected from 18F-fluoromisonidazole)

misonidazole

A hypoxic-cell radiosensitising agent administered to patients before administering radiation therapy to increase the cancer kill rate.
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Noninvasive assessment of tumor microenvironment using dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging and 18F-fluoromisonidazole positron emission tomography imaging in neck nodal metastases.
Model-determined biological aggressiveness assessed by routine magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) was found to be quantitatively linked to the hypoxic burden of the tumor assessed via 18F-fluoromisonidazole positron emission tomography (FMISO-PET) imaging.
Assessment of hypoxia and perfusion in human brain tumors using PET with 18F-fluoromisonidazole and 15O-H2O.