99mTc-DTPA

99mTc-DTPA

a radionuclide chelate complex used for renal imaging and function testing; also known as 99mTc pentatate.
[diethylene triamine pentaacetic acid]

99mTc-DTPA

A radionuclide chelate complex used for renal imaging and function testing; also known as 99mTc pentatate.
[diethylene triamine pentaacetic acid]
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Glomerular filtration rate estimated from the uptake phase of 99mTc-DTPA renography in chronic renal failure.
Gamma-camera renography using I-hippuran or 99mTc-DTPA objectively analyses the accumulation, transit and elimination of injected activity by each kidney to produce the well-known time-activity curves.
Renal uptakes of 99mTc-MAG3, 99mTc-DTPA, and 99mTc-DMSA in rabbits with unilateral ureteral obstruction.
Correlation of 99mTc-DTPA SPECT of the blood brain barrier with neurologic outcome after acute stroke.
Perrone RD, Steinman TI, Beck GJ, Skibinski CI, Royal HD, Lawlor M, Hunsicker LG Utility of radioisotopic filtration markers in chronic renal insufficiency: simultaneous comparison of 125I iothalamate, 169Yb-DTPA, 99mTc-DTPA, and inulin The Modification of Diet in Renal Disease Study.
Glomerular filtration rate: estimation from fractional renal accumulation of 99mTc-DTPA (stannous).
Mitomycin C decreases 99mTc-DTPA uptake by the heart which interferes with diagnostic performance (32).
Impaired lung epithelial permeability in hepatitis C virus antibody positive patients detected by 99mTc-DTPA aerosol scintigraphy.
Impaired lung epithelial permeability in hepatitis C virus antibody-positive patients detected by 99mTc-DTPA aerosol scintigraphy.
Conclusions: The 99mTc-DTPA clearance correlates significantly with 24-hour creatinine clearance as well as with disease duration and can provide a simple and convenient index of kidney function in patients of early diabetic nephropathy.
Comparative evaluation of urographic contrast media, inulin, and 99mTc-DTPA clearance methods for determination of glomerular filtration rate in clinical transplantation.