Fluorocholine

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Fluorocholine
Fluorocholine chloride.svg
Clinical data
Synonyms Fluorocholine, N,N-dimethyl-N-(18F)fluoromethyl-2-hydroxyethylammonium, 18F-fluorocholine, 18F-FCH[1]
Routes of
administration
intravenous
Identifiers
CAS Number
PubChem CID
ChemSpider
UNII
Chemical and physical data
Formula C5H13ClFNO
Molar mass 157.61 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)

18F-Fluorocholine is an oncologic PET tracer.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ CID 404591 from PubChem
  2. ^ Hara, T (2001). "18F-Fluorocholine: A New Oncologic PET Tracer". Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 42 (12): 1815–7. PMID 11752078.