Examination of False Positive Results

Braunstein, Glenn D.
October 2002
Fertility Weekly;10/28/2002, p7
Academic Journal
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.


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