TITLE

Examination of False Positive Results

AUTHOR(S)
Braunstein, Glenn D.
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Fertility Weekly;10/28/2002, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the algorithm that should allow the clinician to examine false positive results by researcher Glenn D. Braunstein of Los Angeles, California. Method used to discriminate between patients with normal or abnormal pregnancy, trophoblastic or nontrophoblastic tumors and a false-positive serum human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) test results; Reasons behind these false-positive results; Assertion from the researchers regarding the potential benefits of the algorithm.
ACCESSION #
11947751

 

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