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iron-55
medical dictionary

An iron isotope; a positron emitter with a half-life of 2.73 years; used (less often than 59Fe) as a tracer in study of iron metabolism and in blood perfusion studies.

Abbreviation: 55Fe

(05 Mar 2000)

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