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What does 2DG stand for?

2DG stands for 2-deoxy-glucose


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e. positron emission tomography scan) can be helpful. These tests use a weakly radioactive particle to home into the tumor so that it "lights up" on X-ray. The MIBG scan is specific for adrenaline-producing tumors while the PET scan identifies any very metabolically active tumors. There are many types of PET scans available for pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma including 18Fluoro-2-deoxy-glucose.
By multivariable Cox modeling, chemotherapy use (hazard ratio [HR]: 0. 21 [95% confidence interval (CI): 0. 07-0. 63]) was associated with improved overall survival. Increasing primary tumor [18F]-fluoro-2-deoxy-glucose avidity (HR: 1. 11 [CI: 1. 06-1. 19]), and subcarinal involvement (HR: 2. 29 [CI: 1. 11-4.
Six single-use reagent pouches containing Oligomycin, six vials of glucose, six vials of 2-deoxy-glucose.
Several lines of evidence suggest that curcumin may play a beneficial role in animal models of diabetes, both by lowering blood glucose levels and by ameliorating the long-term complications of diabetes. However, current understanding of the mechanism of curcumin action is rudimentary and is limited to its anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory effects. In this study we examine potential anti-diabetic mechanisms of curcumin, curcumin C3 complex), and tetrahydrocurcuminoids (THC). Curcuminoids did not exert a direct effect on receptor tyrosine kinase activity, 2-deoxy glucose.
At admission, the diameter of the tumor was already greater than 10 cm (Fig. 2). At the same time, a bioptic tissue probe was analyzed histologically and revealed a low grade differenciated (G3) SCC (Fig. 3). Imaging by fluorine 18-fluoro-2-deoxy-glucose-positron emission tomography (18F-FDG-PET; Fig. 4, 5) scans showed cervical hypermetabolic foci along the nerve-vessel-sheaths of both sides that were suspect for malignancy and assessed as metastases with regard to sensitivity and specifity of PET and CT scan.
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