Serum CA 125 levels in early pregnancy and subsequent spontaneous abortion.

@article{Check1990SerumC1,
  title={Serum CA 125 levels in early pregnancy and subsequent spontaneous abortion.},
  author={Jerome H. Check and Kosrow Nowroozi and Craig A. Winkel and Toby Johnson and L Seefried},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1990},
  volume={76 5 Pt 1},
  pages={894-5}
}
CA 125 has been found in high concentrations in human amniotic fluid throughout gestation, with significant quantities seen in the decidua and chorion. Because disruption of the epithelial basement membrane of the fetal membrane or the decidua could theoretically lead to a rise in maternal CA 125 levels, this increase may be a predictor of subsequent… CONTINUE READING