Emunctory | definition of emunctory by Medical dictionary
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1. excretory or cleansing.
2. an excretory organ or duct.
Serving to carry waste out of the body; excretory.
n. pl. emuncto·ries
An organ or duct that removes or carries waste from the body.
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[mu]PET imaging of the mouse xenograft model revealed high uptake of [[sup.18]F]FE@SUPPY in the emunctory
organs, which was again most pronounced in the liver (SUV = 6.68 [+ or -] 0.80).