New Horizons in hCG Detection

  • Robert Hussa
  • Laurence A. Cole
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 176)


This chapter will discuss nontrophoblastic hCG production, altered forms of hCG, and how these altered forms and other factors might lead to discordant results in hCG analyses. Finally, trends in clinical detection methods for hCG will be summarized.


Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Glycoprotein Hormone Hydatidiform Mole Altered Form Cole Table 


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  • Robert Hussa
    • 1
  • Laurence A. Cole
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Gynecology and ObstetricsMedical College of WisconsinMilwaukeeUSA

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