• Corpus ID: 26225418

The source of estradiol-17beta in trophoblastic neoplasia.

  title={The source of estradiol-17beta in trophoblastic neoplasia.},
  author={Murtaza Y. Dawood},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={123 3},
  • M. Dawood
  • Published 1975
  • Medicine
  • American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
Unconjugated and conjugated estradiol-17beta (E2) were measured in the sera of four patients with hydatidiform mole at frequent intervals after removal of the mole, in the left and right ovarian vein blood in a patient with hydatidiform mole, in the peripheral sera and serous fluid of the molar vesicles in seven cases of hydatidiform mole, and in the fluid from the left and right theca lutein cyst (TLC) of a molar pregnancy, by a radioimmunoassay method. Patients with highly elevated serum E2…