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Fludeoxyglucose F-18 (Code C964)

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Preferred Name: Fludeoxyglucose F-18

Definition: A positron-emitting radiopharmaceutical containing radioactive 2-deoxy-2-[18F] fluoro-D-glucose. With similar cell uptake as glucose (high in tumor cells), fludeoxyglucose F 18 is not dephosphorylated and further metabolized. (NCI04)

NCI-GLOSS Definition: The radioactive form of glucose used in positron emission tomography (PET), a diagnostic imaging procedure.

Display Name: Fludeoxyglucose F-18

Label: Fludeoxyglucose F-18

NCI Thesaurus Code: C964 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0046056  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
18FDG
2-Deoxy-2-(18F)Fluoro-D-Glucose
2-F18-Fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose
2-F18-Fluoro-2-deoxyglucose
FDG
Fludeoxyglucose F-18
FLUDEOXYGLUCOSE F-18
Fludeoxyglucose F18
fludeoxyglucose F 18
Fluorine-18 2-Fluoro-2-deoxy-D-Glucose
Fluorodeoxyglucose F18

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 105851-17-0 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code 0Z5B2CJX4D
ChEBI ID CHEBI:31617 (see ChEBI info)
ChEBI ID CHEBI:49134 (see ChEBI info)
NSC Code 723398 (see NCI DTP info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 42609
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 42609 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0046056

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Accepted_Therapeutic_Use_For Radiopharmaceutical, cancer diagnostic
Chemical_Formula C6H11FO5
code C964
Contributing_Source CTRP
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Fludeoxyglucose_F_18
Semantic_Type Indicator, Reagent, or Diagnostic Aid
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C964

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