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Technetium Tc 99m Medronate Summary

Description: A gamma-emitting radionuclide imaging agent used primarily in skeletal scintigraphy. Because of its absorption by a variety of tumors, it is useful for the detection of neoplasms.

Also Known As: 99mTc-MDP; 99mTc-Methylene Diphosphonate; Tc-99 Medronate; Tc-99m Methylene Diphosphonate; Technetium Tc 99m Methylenediphosphonate Show All >>

Networked: 800 relevant articles (12 outcomes, 51 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Technetium Tc 99m Medronate is Relevant

  1. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis) : 3 outcomes 11 studies in 158 results
  2. Prostatic Neoplasms (Prostate Cancer) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 18 results
  3. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 67 results
  4. Neuroblastoma : 1 outcome 2 studies in 21 results
  5. Arthritis (Polyarthritis) : 1 outcome 1 study in 7 results
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Drugs Related to Technetium Tc 99m Medronate

  1. gallium citrate
  2. 3-Iodobenzylguanidine (Iobenguane)
  3. Silicates
  4. Immunoglobulins (Immunoglobulin)
  5. Fluorodeoxyglucose F18 (Fludeoxyglucose F 18)
  6. Colloids (Colloid)
  7. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker)
  8. Protein-Tyrosine Kinases (Tyrosine Kinase)
  9. Alkaline Phosphatase
  10. sunitinib (Sutent)
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Therapies Related to Technetium Tc 99m Medronate

  1. Radiotherapy
  2. Osteotomy
  3. Castration
  4. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  5. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis)
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