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AFP

abbr.
alpha-fetoprotein

afp

abbreviation for
(Biochemistry) alpha-fetoprotein

AFP

alpha-fetoprotein.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.AFP - an abnormally large amount of this fetoprotein in the fetus can signal an abnormality of the neural tube (as spina bifida or anencephaly)AFP - an abnormally large amount of this fetoprotein in the fetus can signal an abnormality of the neural tube (as spina bifida or anencephaly)
fetoprotein, foetoprotein - any of several antigens that occur naturally in the fetus and sometimes in adults with cancer
Translations

AFP

afp N ABBR =alpha-fetoproteinAFP f
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AFP is a protein made by the unborn baby's immature liver, which crosses the placenta into the mum's bloodstream.
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An assay that determines the AFP-L3/total AFP ratio using an automated analyzer--the Wako liquid-phase binding assay system, or LiBASys--gained Food and Drug Administration approval last July as a risk assessment test in patients at elevated risk for HCC, the fourth most common type of cancer and the No.