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Metanephrine is a metabolite generated when epiniphrine is cleaved by catechol O-methyltransferase. It is also known as 4-hydroxy-3-methoxy-alpha-((methylamino)methyl) benzenemethanol with formula C10-H15-N-O3. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See for details. Source: Wikipedia, Metanephrine (Wikipedia)

Product of epinephrine O-methylation. It is a commonly occurring, pharmacologically and physiologically inactive metabolite of epinephrine. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

Extra-neuronal catechol-o-methyl transferase (COMT) metabolite of the catecholamine epinephrine. Measurement of plasma metanephrines is more sensitive (but may be less specific) than measurement of catecholamines for the detection of neuroblastoma and pheochromocytoma. Source: Regenstrief Institute

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zh-CN Chinese (China) 间甲肾上腺素
Synonyms: 3-O-甲基肾上腺素;变肾上腺素;甲氧基肾上腺素
fr-CA French (Canada) Métanéphrine
et-EE Estonian (Estonia) Metanefriin
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Metanefrina
it-IT Italian (Italy) Metanefrina
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Metanefrin
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Метанефрин
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) metanefrine
fr-BE French (Belgium) Métanéphrine