Gamma glutamyl transferase measurement

Known as: gamma glutamyl transferase level test, GGT, test ggt 
A quantitative measurement of the amount of gamma glutamyl transpeptidase present in a sample.
National Institutes of Health

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2010
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2010
Context Chronic hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection is an emerging infectious disease in immunocompromised patients. Therapy has… (More)
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2009
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2009
Epimedium sagittatum (Sieb. Et Zucc.) Maxim, a traditional Chinese medicinal plant species, has been used extensively as genuine… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND In nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), increased alanine aminotransferase (ALT) concentrations are considered to… (More)
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2007
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2007
OBJECTIVES:Polyethylene glycol (PEG) 3350 (MiraLAX) is currently approved for the short-term treatment of occasional constipation… (More)
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2005
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2005
Fatty liver at ultrasounds, with/ without raised plasma levels of hepatic enzymes, is common in obesity. In most cases, it is the… (More)
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2003
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2003
Colorectal carcinomas develop according to particular genetic pathways, including the chromosomal instability (CIN… (More)
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2002
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2002
A liver fibrosis index was recently prospectively validated in a cross-sectional study where patients infected by hepatitis C… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The ectoenzyme, gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase (GGT, EC ) cleaves glutathione (GSH) to facilitate the recapture of cysteine for… (More)
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2000
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2000
Hyperlipidemia is a known risk factor for fatty infiltration of the liver, a condition that can progress to cirrhosis and liver… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Kirsten ras (Ki-ras) gene mutations occur early in the progression of colorectal adenoma to carcinoma. The aim of this… (More)
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