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Technetium Tc-99m Sestamibi (Code C1419)

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Preferred Name: Technetium Tc-99m Sestamibi

Definition: Sestamibi is a large synthetic molecule of the isonitrile family, which can be labeled with Tc99m. It passes through cells membranes passively, collecting in cells with large numbers of mitochondria. It is often used for imaging of the thyroid and parathyroid.

Label: Technetium Tc-99m Sestamibi

NCI Thesaurus Code: C1419 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0162680  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Tc-99m MIBI
Tc99m Sestamibi
Tc 99m Sestamibi
Technetium Tc-99m Sestamibi

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 109581-73-9 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code 971Z4W1S09
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 37878
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 37878 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0162680

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Chemical_Formula C36H66N6O6Tc
code C1419
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Tc_99m_Sestamibi
Semantic_Type Indicator, Reagent, or Diagnostic Aid

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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