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Association of higher pregnancy rates with low serum progesterone levels (by radioimmunoassay) at the time of human chorionic gonadotropin not corroborated when using a nonisotopic immunoassay

  • Jerome H. Check
  • Deborah Lurie
  • Linda Hoover
  • Lisa Stumpo
  • Donna Summers
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Keywords

Public Health Progesterone Developmental Biology Pregnancy Rate Chorionic Gonadotropin 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jerome H. Check
    • 1
  • Deborah Lurie
    • 1
  • Linda Hoover
    • 1
  • Lisa Stumpo
    • 1
  • Donna Summers
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & InfertilityThe University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital/University Medical CenterCamdenUSA

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