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plasma alpha-fetoprotein level (CMO:0001473)
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plasma alpha-fetoprotein level 
The amount of alpha-fetoprotein, a highly abundant plasma protein produced by the yolk sac, liver and gastrointestinal tract during fetal life and by certain neoplasms in the adult, in a specified volume of plasma, the fibrinogen-containing fluid portion of the blood in which the particulate components are suspended.
serum alpha-fetoprotein level 

Related Synonyms: plasma AFP level
Definition Sources: Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982

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