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What's 'sodium pertechmetate'?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Radiopharmaceutical: Sodium pertechnetate is a radiopharmaceutical used for diagnostic purposes.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Sodium Pertechmetate: It is an inorganic compound with the formula natco4, used mainly in imaging studies of the thyroid gland, & also in studying blood perfusion & cerebral lesions in the brain.

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