Serum concentrations of human chorionic gonadotrophin and immunoreactive inhibin in early pregnancy and recurrent miscarriage: A longitudinal study

JT France, Jeffrey Keelan, L Song, H Liddell, A Zanderigo, B Knox

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    Abstract

    Serum concentrations of immunoreactive inhibin (ir-inhibin) and human chorionic gonadotrophin (HCG) have been measured during the first trimester in a longitudinal study of pregnant women attending a recurrent miscarriage clinic. In 30 singleton pregnancies (Group 1) that continued successfully to term, the median concentration of ir-inhibin initially declined from 1,140 pg/mL at week 4-5 then rose back to comparable values between weeks 7 and 10 but to decline again to reach the significantly lower level of 840 pg/mL (p
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)325-330
    JournalAustralian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
    Volume36
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1996

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