[ rey-dee-oh-fahr-muh-soo-ti-kuhl ]
/ ˌreɪ di oʊˌfɑr məˈsu tɪ kəl /
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any of a number of radioactive drugs used diagnostically or therapeutically.
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Medical definitions for radiopharmaceutical
[ rā′dē-ō-fär′mə-sōō′tĭ-kəl ]
A radioactive compound used in diagnosis or therapy.
Other words from radiopharmaceuticalra′di•o•phar′ma•ceu′ti•cal adj.
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