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Perflutren Protein Type A Microsphere (Injection)

Used during an echocardiogram to help show the inside of your heart.

The albumin microspheres sonicated preparation is an ultrasound contrast agent. Ultrasound contrast agents are used to help provide a clear picture during ultrasound. Ultrasound is a special kind of diagnostic procedure. It uses high-frequency sound waves to create images or “pictures” of certain areas inside the body. The sound waves produced by the ultrasound equipment can be reflected… Read more
Brand names include
Optison
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Diagnostic Agent, Cardiac Function

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