fetoglobulin

fe·to·glob·u·lin

(fē′tə-glŏb′yə-lĭn)
n.
Any of the plasma globulins of unknown function occurring in small amounts in normal adults and in larger amounts in the fetus, especially in the second trimester of development.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
a-1 Fetoglobulin in the diagnosis of human hepatoma.