macroaggregated albumin

[ mak-roh-ag-ri-gey-tid al-byoo-muhn ]

nounBiochemistry.
  1. human albumin that, prepared as a radiopharmaceutical, is used in the perfusion phase of a scan to assess blood flow in the lungs. Abbreviation: MAA

Origin of macroaggregated albumin

1
First recorded in 1965–70
  • Also called ag·gre·gat·ed al·bu·min [ag-ri-gey-tid al-byoo-muhn] /ˈæg rɪ geɪ tɪd ælˈbyu mən/ .

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