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clinical marker hCG

by Robert O. Hussa

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chorionic gonadotropins -- Analysis.,
  • Chorionic gonadotropins -- Diagnostic use.,
  • Pregnancy -- Signs and diagnosis.,
  • Tumors -- Diagnosis.,
  • Gonadotropins, Chorionic -- analysis.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert O. Hussa.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP572.C53 H87 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 271 p. :
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2374287M
    ISBN 100275923657
    LC Control Number87002434

    The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) previously published evidence-based clinical practice guidelines on uses of tumor markers in breast 1 and GI 2 cancers. Increasing clinical research on biomarkers has led ASCO to initiate an expanded series of guidelines on markers for other by: Start studying Clinical Chemistry: Tumor Markers. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. Serum levels of hCG correlate well with tumor volume and disease progression. Tumor marker that is a protein member of the tyrosine kinase receptor family.

    5 Clinical Significant Tumor Markers. AFP, CEA, hCG, CA , PSA. Human Chorionic Gonadotropin. Glyoprotein secreted by placenta, associated w/ pregnancy-used to screen testies or ovary. Mucin marker for ovarian and endometrial carcinoma.-primarily produced by . A pregnancy test detects human pregnancy hormone (human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)) to determine whether an individual is pregnant.. HCG testing can be performed on a blood sample (typically done in a medical office or hospital) or on urine (which can be performed in an office, hospital or at home.). The most common tests use markers found in blood and urine, .

    years of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin: Reviews and New Perspectives is a collection of articles written by some of the world's leading experts on the pregnancy hormone and cancer marker hCG. In it is difficult to ignore the effect that our understanding of hCG has had on the lives of millions of people worldwide. Clinical Background Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is secreted by the developing placenta often as early as 6 days after conception; maximal production and peak serum levels occur during the first trimester but remain significant throughout gestation. The immuno-chemiluminometric assay for serum hCG provides a fast and accurate test.


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Clinical marker hCG by Robert O. Hussa Download PDF EPUB FB2

Written by a single author and authority in the field, The Clinical Marker hCG addresses several sensitive areas of clinical tests for the marker hCG: interpretation of results, different reference standards, application to pregnancy testing, early detection of hCG, differential of diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy, diagnostic potential in conjunction with ultrasound, use as a tumor marker Cited by: Written by a single author and authority in the field, "The Clinical Marker hCG" addresses several sensitive areas of clinical tests for the marker hCG: interpretation of results, different reference standards, application to pregnancy testing, early detection of hCG, differential of diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy, diagnostic potential in conjunction with ultrasound, use as a tumor marker.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hussa, Robert O. Clinical marker hCG. New York: Praeger, (OCoLC) Online version: Hussa, Robert O.

IDEAL TUMOR MARKER. Only clinical marker hCG book few tumor markers have stood the test of time and entered in the diagnostic or clinical marker hCG book algorithms for clinicians.[1,2,5]The three most important characteristics of an ideal tumor marker are (a) it should be highly specific to a given tumor type, (b) it should provide a lead-time over clinical diagnosis and (c) it should be highly sensitive to.

Written by a single author and authority in the field, The Clinical Marker hCG addresses several sensitive areas of clinical tests for the marker hCG: interpretation of results, different reference standards, application to pregnancy testing, early detection of hCG, differential of diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy, diagnostic potential in conjunction with ultrasound, use as a tumor marker.

Written by a single author and authority in the field, The Clinical Marker hCG addresses several sensitive areas of clinical tests for the marker hCG: interpretation of results, different reference standards, application to pregnancy testing, early detection of hCG, differential of diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy, diagnostic potential in conjunction with ultrasound, use as a tumor marker Brand: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated.

The Role of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin as Tumor Marker: Biochemical and Clinical Aspects. Sisinni L(1), Landriscina M(2). Author information: (1)Laboratory of Pre-Clinical and Translational Research, IRCCS, Referral Cancer Center of Basilicata, Rionero in Vulture, PZ, by: Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is a hormone, made up of an alpha and beta subunit, that is produced by the placenta and normally is only measurable during abnormal tissues, tumors, and cancers, however, may also produce hCG, making the hCG test useful as a tumor test measures the amount of intact hCG, and sometimes the beta subunit.

Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is produced during pregnancy by the embryo. It promotes progesterone production by corpus luteal cells. It also functions in pregnancy to promote angiogenesis in uterine vasculature, it immuno-blands the invading placental tissue so it is not rejected by the maternal uterine tissues, promotes the growth of the uterus in line with Pages: and measured.

Tumour marker types usually in blood specimen, are summarized in the following table Evaluation of tumour marker assay The diagnostic value of a tumour marker depends on the prevalence of the disease in the population group being considered.

To evaluate the performance of a tumour marker assay for use in clinical. Rising hCG levels at any time indicate cancer. hCG is a very sensitive marker for early choriocarcinoma and can detect tumors weighing only 1 mg.

Monitoring hCG levels after detection of a hydatidiform mole has drastically reduced the death rate from trophoblastic tumors.

Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is an excellent serum tumor marker for some testicular tumors because of its high specificity. Most other currently employed tumor markers have more limited specificity that significantly limits their clinical utility.

Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is produced during pregnancy by the embryo. It promotes progesterone production by corpus luteal cells. It also functions in pregnancy to promote angiogenesis in uterine vasculature, it immuno-blands the invading placental tissue so it is not rejected by the maternal uterine tissues, promotes the growth of the uterus in line with the.

Tumor markers are biological substances that can be detected in the blood, urine, or body tissue of some tumor patients. Although some tumor markers may aid in the diagnosis of cancer, they are primarily used for monitoring treatment response and detecting cancer recurrence.

Tumor markers are not reliable screening or diagnostic markers due to their low. The Clinical Marker HCG by Robert O.

Hussa Book Resume: Written by a single author and authority in the field, "The Clinical Marker hCG" addresses several sensitive areas of clinical tests for the marker hCG: interpretation of results, different reference standards, application to pregnancy testing, early detection of hCG, differential of.

BHCG: Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is a glycoprotein hormone (molecular weight: MW approximat Dalton: Da) consisting of 2 noncovalently bound subunits. The alpha subunit (amino acids; "naked" protein MW 10, Da) is essentially identical to that of luteinizing hormone (LH), follicle-stimulating hormone, and thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH).

Tumor markers in clinical practice: General principles and guidelines Article (PDF Available) in Indian journal of medical and paediatric oncology 30(1) March with 6, ReadsAuthor: Shekhar Sharma. ** This is the description of the book: If you don't want to lug the "HCG Weight Loss Cure Guide" around throughout your day, this compact book is a great addition to your protocol library.

The Pocket Guide to the HCG Protocol is a very, very short summary of the HCG Diet Protocol in purse/pocket size purely for convenience/5(). e Background: Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) has been reported in soft tissue sarcoma and osteosarcoma. In some patients, the ectopic production of HCG can lead to delays in diagnosis due to concern for pregnancy or germ cell tumors.

Methods: We performed a systematic review of the scientific literature in English using PubMed to categorize cases of Author: Martin W.

Schoen, Ahmad Al-Taee, Bassel Jallad. Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is a hormone, made up of an alpha and beta subunit, that is produced by the placenta and normally is only measurable during pregnancy.

Some abnormal tissues, tumors, and cancers, however, may also produce hCG, making the hCG test useful as a tumor marker.

This test measures the amount of intact hCG, and. Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is produced during pregnancy by the embryo. It promotes progesterone production by corpus luteal cells. It also functions in pregnancy to promote angiogenesis in uterine vasculature, it immuno-blands the invading placental tissue so it is not rejected by the maternal uterine tissues, promotes the growth of the uterus in line with Book Edition: 1.Judith Vaitukaitis was inducted into the NICHD Hall of Honor “for discovery of the beta subunit of human chorionic gonadotropin and identifying it as the earliest marker of pregnancy, leading to its development as the standard pregnancy test and as a monitor for response to cancer treatment.”.Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is a hormone produced by the placenta after implantation.

The presence of hCG is detected in some pregnancy tests (HCG pregnancy strip tests).Some cancerous tumors produce this hormone; therefore, elevated levels measured when the patient is not pregnant may lead to a cancer diagnosis and, if high enough, paraneoplastic syndromes, HGNC: