Parathyroid hormone-related protein

What is Parathyroid hormone-related protein?

Parathyroid hormone-related protein meaning The parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTH-RP) test measures the level of a hormone in the blood, called parathyroid hormone-related protein. Elevated levels of this protein can be found in squamous cell cancers and head and neck cancer.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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