human chorionic gonadotropin

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Synonyms for human chorionic gonadotropin

hormone produced early in pregnancy by the placenta

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In a November 2014 statement, the CDC said, "There is not, and never was, human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) in any Tetanus Toxoid (TT) vaccine used for tetanus prevention" by UNICEF or WHO.
Low-dose human chorionic gonadotropin maintains intratesticular testosterone in normal men with testosterone-induced gonadotropin suppression.
Diagnostic considerations in the measurement of human chorionic gonadotropin in aging women.
Evidence for the presence of human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) and free beta-subunit of hCG in the human pituitary.
Human chorionic gonadotropin is not the only molecule secreted by testicular tumors.
Human chorionic gonadotropin expression in lung, breast, and renal carcinomas.
In certain markets where GONAL-f is approved for this indication, the therapy needs to be in combination with human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG).
Included in these treatments is the use of human chorionic gonadotropin for the treatment of obesity.
It is well known that pregnancy hormones such as oestrogen, progesterone and human chorionic gonadotropin reduce the risk of breast cancer.
When a pregnancy implants, it produces human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), which supports the early pregnancy.
CHICAGO -- Ultra-low-cost pregnancy tests seem able to detect human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) at the same low levels as tests costing many times the price.
Used primarily as a female fertility treatment, human chorionic gonadotropin also is popular among users of performance-enhancing drugs.
Pregnancy hypertension and pre-eclampsia are associated with placental malfunction, including altered levels of hormones such as oestrogen and human chorionic gonadotropin.
Macri Technologies, which holds patents related to free beta Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (free Beta hCG), a peptide hormone recognized as a biomarker for trimester prenatal risk assessment.
To evaluate the expression of Cx26, Cx32, Cx37 and Cx43 during the periovulatory period, ovaries were collected from ewes (n = 5-7/group) injected twice daily with follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) on days 13 and 14 of the estrous cycle, and with FSH and human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG; ovulatory dose) on the morning of day 15 of the estrous cycle.
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