Items tagged “gadolinium”

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Gadolinium contrast agents

Gadolinium-based contrast media (GBCM), gadolinium-based contrast agents (GBCAs), or simply gadolinium contrast agents, are molecular complexes containing the rare earth metal gadolinium, chelated to a carrier ligand. They are a type of paramagnetic contrast agent, which are the primary class of...
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Negative intra-articular contrast

  Diagnosis not applicable
Paul Simkin
Published 16 Aug 2014
45% complete
MRI
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Gadofosveset trisodium

Gadofosveset trisodium (also known as Ablavar or Vasovist) is an intravenous blood pool contrast agent used in magnetic resonance imaging. The manufacturer discontinued production in 2017 due to poor sales. It was designed as an agent for contrast-enhanced MR angiography since it exhibits stron...
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Gadobutrol

Gadobutrol (also known as Gadovist/Gadavist) is an extracellular intravenous contrast agent used in magnetic resonance imaging. cyclic, non-ionic molecule  100% renally excreted T1 relaxivity at 1.5 T: 4.9-5.5 (slightly higher than other extracellular contrast agents) concentration: 1.0 mmol...
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Pseudolayering of urine in the bladder

  Diagnosis certain
Carlos Felipe Teixeira Lôbo
Published 21 Nov 2019
98% complete
MRI
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Gadopiclenol

Gadopiclenol (also known by its brand names Elucirem or Vueway) is a new (late 2022) extracellular intravenous gadolinium-based contrast agent (GBCA) used in magnetic resonance imaging. macrocyclic, non-ionic molecule 100% renally excreted T1 relaxivity: 12.8 mM·s at 1.5 T and 11.6 mM·s at 3 ...