gadodiamide

(redirected from Omniscan)

gad·o·di·am·ide

(gad'ō-dī'ă-mid),
A nonionic structural analog of gadolinium DPTA; used as a paramagnetic contrast medium in magnetic resonance imaging.
References in periodicals archive ?
Newgen's full ECM Suite comprises four components: OmniDocs, OmniScan, OmniFlow and the Newgen Enterprise Mobility Framework (NEMF).
Gadovist, Prohance, MultiHance, Omniscan, Omnipaque, Iomeron, Optiray, Ultravist, Visipaque.
The equipment included a second-generation Olympus OmniScan MX2-P2 Ultrasonic Flaw Detector in conjunction with an Olympus CHAIN Scanner Kit.
Newgen's solution comprising OmniFlow, OmniDocs and OmniScan is expected to meet the Bank's entire document processing needs, ensure faster Turn Around Time (TAT), reduce operational costs, enhance customer satisfaction
Although MRIs can be performed without a contrast agent, gadolinium-based contrast agents, such as Omniscan, allows the scan to pick up more detail.
Omniscan device with the probes of 5 MHz frequency were used for the control carried out by TOFD method, whereby the distance between both probes in case of Sample 1 was set to 60mm and 70 mm in case of Sample 2.
Kidney patient Margaret Roxburgh, 54, was diagnosed with nephrogenic systemic fibrosis days after being injected with Omniscan.
Three of the agents - Magnevist (gadopentetate dimeglumine), Omniscan (gadodiamide), and Optimark (gadoversetamide) - are now contraindicated in patients with acute kidney injury (AKI) or chronic, severe kidney disease.
The review recommended that labels for the products--GE Healthcare's Omniscan, Bayer AG's Magnevist and Covidien's Optimark--recognize their greater risk for the potentially fatal disorder over rival agents, it said.
Besides Omniscan and Magnevist, the FDA has approved three other gadolinium-based contrast agents for use in the United States, including OptiMARK, MultiHance and Prohance.
Norminton says: "Crisps and nuts are the snacks most blokes prefer to eat while they're watching football--Euro 2004 drove an extra 1m [pounds sterling] a week in crisp sales during the tournament [IRI Omniscan, 2005].
Since 1987, the two companies have joined hands in the field of contrast media, which have led Daiichi Pharmaceutical to distribute several contrast media provided by GE Healthcare including Omniscan in Japan.