carcinoembryonic antigen love

carcinoembryonic antigen

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A glycoprotein present in fetal gastrointestinal tissue and in the cells or serum of adults having certain types of cancers. It is used clinically to monitor the effectiveness of a treatment, as for colorectal cancer.

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