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iron-59
medical dictionary

An iron isotope; a gamma and beta emitter with a half-life of 44.51 days; used as tracer in study of iron metabolism, determination of blood volume, and in blood transfusion studies.

Abbreviation: 59Fe

(05 Mar 2000)

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