centigray


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centigray

A unit of absorbed dose of radiation (one centigray equals one rad).
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Un Gy equivale a 100 centigray (cGy) o a 100 rads (unidad usada en el pasado).
cGy = centigray, the International System of Units (SI) unit of absorbed dose.
Relevant submultiples of the gray are the centigray (cGy), which equals 1 rad, and the milligray (mGy), which equals 100 millirads (mrads).
Although these patients received doses of only one-third to one-half of the newly established dose of 15,000 centigray (cGy), all five patients demonstrated stabilization of their disease (one patient for thirty days, four patients for greater than sixty days).