noun[mass noun] Biochemistry
A hormone produced in the human placenta that maintains the corpus luteum during pregnancy.
- Routine laboratory values were normal, and testing for serum human chorionic gonadotrophin was negative.
- The first group (districts A and B) offered serum screening to all women with free human chorionic gonadotrophin and fetoprotein.
- If patients are followed up by measuring concentrations of human chorionic gonadotrophin, there are four possibilities.
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