sulfobromophthalein

noun
sul·​fo·​bro·​mo·​phtha·​lein
variants: or chiefly British sulphobromophthalein \ ˌsəl-​fə-​ˌbrō-​mō-​ˈthal-​ē-​ən, -​ˈthal-​ˌēn, -​ˈthāl-​ How to pronounce sulphobromophthalein (audio) \

Medical Definition of sulfobromophthalein

: a diagnostic material used in the form of its disodium salt C20H8Br4Na2O10S2 in a liver function test

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“Sulfobromophthalein.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sulfobromophthalein. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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