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HCG

abbr.
human chorionic gonadotropin
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HCG

abbreviation for
(Biochemistry) human chorionic gonadotrophin. See gonadotrophin
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hCG

human chorionic gonadotropin.
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Noun1.HCG - hormone produced early in pregnancy by the placenta; detection in the urine and serum is the basis for one kind of pregnancy test
gonadotrophic hormone, gonadotrophin, gonadotropic hormone, gonadotropin - hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity
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HCG

abbr human chorionic gonadotropin. V. gonadotropin.
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Alternatively, human chorionic gonadotropins (hCG) stimulation test along with other hormone levels are used to differentiate different DSD aetiologies.7
According to the healthcare platform WebMD, such a diet sets a limit of 500 calories per day and entails the taking of hCG through shots or a homeopathic product.
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In this study, we aimed to investigate the expression of hCG in SCC, and HSIL to detect the possible role of this expression in the diagnosis of SCC.
Median values at 15 week of gestation: hCG 36650 mIU/ml, AFP 23.3 IU/ml, uE3 3.5 nmol/l, Inh A 198 ng/l, at 16 week of gestation: hCG 29050 mIU/ml, AFP 35.4 IU/ml, uE3 4.1 nmol/l, Inhibin-A 179 ng/l; at 17 week of gestation: hCG 28450 mIU/ml, AFP 36.0 IU/ml, uE3 6.7 nmol/l, Inhibin-A 175 ng/l and at 18 week of gestation: HCG 25200 mIU/ml, AFP 38.2 IU/ml, uE3 8.2 nmol/l, Inhibin-A 190 ng/l.
Although the most authoritative CPGs (4, 6-8) recommend the measurement of "hCG" and/or "hCG[beta]" in serum for the management of testicular GCTs, there is evidence that the test is underused and its results are often misinterpreted (9, 10).
The aims of the present study were to compare the pregnancy outcomes between preovulatory and postovulatory IUI to study the pregnancy outcomes between such timing of hCG and IUI.
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HealthCare Global Enterprises (HCG), India's leading provider of cancer care, is exploring the possibility to set up Oman's first cancer centre in the private sector.