indocyanine green


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indocyanine green

 [in″do-si´ah-nēn]
a dye used intravenously as a diagnostic aid in the determination of blood volume, cardiac output, and hepatic function.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

in·do·cy·a·nine green

(in'dō-sī'ă-nēn grēn),
A tricarbocyanine dye that binds to serum albumin and is used in blood volume determinations and in liver function tests.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

in·do·cy·a·nine green

(in'dō-sī'ă-nēn grēn)
A tricarbocyanine dye that binds to serum albumin and is used in blood volume determinations and in liver function tests.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Methods of intraoperative detection of potential leaks at the transection margin include cholangiography, trans-cystic duct injection of saline, dye (methylene blue, indigocarmine) or air and indocyanine green (ICG) fluorescent imaging.
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