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A methylated metabolite of norepinephrine that is excreted in the urine and found in certain tissues. It is a marker for certain tumors. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

Normetanephrine is an extra-neuronal catechol-0-methyl transferase (COMT) metabolite of the catecholamine norepinephrine. Measurement of plasma metanephrines is more sensitive (but may be less specific) than measurement of catecholamines for the detection of pheochromocytoma. Source: Regenstrief Institute

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zh-CN Chinese (China) 去甲间肾上腺素
Synonyms: 去甲 3-O-甲基肾上腺素;去甲-3-O-甲基肾上腺素;去甲变肾上腺素;异丙肾上腺素
fr-CA French (Canada) Normétanéphrine
et-EE Estonian (Estonia) Normetanefriin
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Normetanefrina
it-IT Italian (Italy) Normetanefrina
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Normetanefrin
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Норметанефрин
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) normetanefrine
fr-BE French (Belgium) Normétanéphrine