gonadotropin


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Related to gonadotropin: chorionic gonadotropin, Gonadotropin releasing hormone

gonadotropin

[gō‚nad·ə′trō·pən]
(biochemistry)
A substance that acts to stimulate the gonads.
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Determination of chorionic gonadotropin in serum of nonpregnant subjects and patients with trophoblastic cancer by time-resolved immunofluorometric assay [Abstract].
Early pregnancy human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) isoforms measured by an immunometric assay for choriocarcinoma-like hCG.
This is a high rate of pregnancy as compared to rates reported in other multicenter gonadotropin trials.
Baker, who makes the case for avoiding use of very high doses of gonadotropins for ovarian stimulation.
A radioimmunoassay which specifically measures human chorionic gonadotropin in the presence of human luteinizing hormone.
Prof Majedah Komaikh Al-Azemi, a consultant in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine at the Maternity Hospital in Kuwait pointed out that traditionally, IUI or IVF require a daily injection of gonadotropin, for a period of 10 days, a treatment regimen that is emotionally draining for most women who have gone through the process.
Gonadotropin release by clinically nonfunctioning and gonadotroph pituitary adenomas in vivo and in vitro: relation to sex and effects of thyrotropin-releasing hormone, gonadotropin-releasing hormone, and bromocriptine.
Pituitary response to early follicular-phase minidose gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist (GnRHa) therapy: evidence for a second flare.
Ovitrelle/Ovidrel is the world's first and only recombinant chorionic gonadotropin (r-hCG).
A family with hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and mutations in the gonadotropin releasing hormone receptor.
Carbohydrate and peptide structure of the alpha- and beta-subunits of human chorionic gonadotropin from normal and aberrant pregnancy and choriocarcinoma.
Included in these treatments is the use of human chorionic gonadotropin for the treatment of obesity.

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