gadolinium-diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acid
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gadolinium-diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acidAbbreviation: Gd-DTPA
A radiographic contrast agent, used in magnetic resonance imaging to enhance the appearance of blood vessels.
CAUTION!Contrast agents containing gadolinium should not be given to patients with diminished renal function.
CAS # 86050-77-3
See also: acid
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