glutamic-oxaloacetic transaminase

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glutamic-oxaloacetic trans·am·i·nase

n. transaminasa glutámica oxaloacética, enzima presente en varios tejidos y líquidos del organismo cuya concentración elevada en el suero indica daño cardíaco o hepático.
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The new label recommends monitoring serum glutamic-pyruvic transaminase (SGPT/ALT) and serum glutamic-oxaloacetic transaminase (SGOT/AST) at baseline, then very 2-4 weeks for the first 6 months.
2], leukocyte count, plasma sodium and potassium, bilirubin, glutamic-oxaloacetic transaminase (GOT) and glutamicpyruvic transaminase (GPT), type and number of bleeding episodes, alteration in consciousness, growth of 50% in radiographic images during the first 48 hours, and the use of methylprednisolone.
The first serum marker [serum glutamic-oxaloacetic transaminase (SGOT), also known as aspartate transaminase (AST)] to facilitate the diagnosis of myocardial infarction (MI) was described in 1954.

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