fetoprotein

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noun fe·to·pro·tein \ˌfē-tō-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprō-tē-ən\

Definition of fetoprotein

  1. :  any of several fetal antigens present in the adult in some abnormal conditions

1964

First Known Use of fetoprotein

1964


Medical Dictionary

fetoprotein

noun fe·to·pro·tein
variants: or chiefly British

foetoprotein

\ˌfēt-ō-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprōt-ē-ən\play

Medical Definition of fetoprotein

  1. :  any of several fetal antigens present in the adult in some abnormal conditions; especially :  alpha-fetoprotein


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