octafluoropropane


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oc·ta·fluor·o·pro·pane

(ok'tă-flōr'ō-prō'pān),
A drug used for contrast enhancement during ultrasound imaging.

oc·ta·fluor·o·pro·pane

(ok'tă-flōr'ō-prō'pān)
A drug used for contrast enhancement during ultrasound imaging.
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5,558,094, is directed to methods of ultrasound imaging which use biocompatible contrast agents comprising octafluoropropane, decafluorobutane or dodecafluoropentane.
The '094 patent claims are directed to methods of ultrasound imaging in which three perfluorocarbons -- octafluoropropane (perfluoropropane), decafluorobutane (perfluorobutane) and dodecafluoropentane (perfluoropentane) -- are specified.