Successful minimally invasive parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism without using intraoperative parathyroid hormone assays
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performed with specific radioimmunoassay
were conducted in 10 assessment periods, with the first 6 at 8-month intervals.
"Waves of anovulatory ovarian activity were documented by hormone assays
and published in the scientific literature during the late 1950s and early 1960s," noted the Australian fertility expert Professor-Emeritus James B.
At the end of incubation, tubes were centrifuged at 300 g for 15 min, the cell supernatants collected and frozen at -20 |degrees~ C until ready for hormone assays
In addition to hormone assays
, saliva has proven valuable for antibody assessment, especially of the immunoglobulins.
Fish for thyroid hormone assays
were held at -80[degrees]C until analysis.
Morphologic measurements, serum hormone assays
, and BMD assessments were performed in 11 adult women with the salt-losing (SL) form of CAH who had been receiving glucocorticoid replacement therapy since infancy, and in 15 women with the simple virilizing (SV) form of CAH, who had begun glucocorticoid treatment at ages varying from infancy to 22 years.
Subclassification based on hormone expression is sometimes predicted by preoperative serum hormone assays
, but it is confirmed by pathology to determine both prognosis and the need for subsequent therapy (12).
The 25-minute ART course covers the ART cycle and includes a review of hormone assays
essential to treatment decisions.
Thyroid hormone assays
often require larger blood volumes than ate obtainable from rodent pups.