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Term:
increased circulating type I collagen C-terminal telopeptide level (MP:0031074)
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decreased circulating type I collagen C-terminal telopeptide level  
increased circulating type I collagen C-terminal telopeptide level  
greater than the normal amount of type I collagen C-terminal telopeptide (CTX) in the blood circulation; beta-CTX is released into the bloodstream during bone resorption and serves as a specific marker for the degradation of mature type I collagen; elevated serum levels of beta-CTX indicate increased bone resorption

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: elevated circulating type I collagen C-terminal telopeptide level
Narrow Synonyms: increased serum type I collagen C-terminal telopeptide level
Related Synonyms: increased blood CTX level ;   increased level of blood carboxy-terminal collagen crosslinks
Definition Sources: CMO:0002818, https://www.mayocliniclabs.com/test-catalog/Clinical+and+Interpretive/83175, MGI:anna

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