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Definition of Afp

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(Medicine) protein produced by a fetus during development and is found in amniotic fluid and the mother's bloodstream; protein produced by the liver cells; protein found in the flow of blood of men suffering from non seminomatous testicular cancer
Afp Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
NCTS Glossary v.1.0
AppleTalk Filling Protocol
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United Capital Corporation
Exchange: AMEX
Manages and leases real estate properties; And manufactures and sells antenna systems, knitted wire products, transformers and resilient vinyl flooring.
Afp Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Approval for Full Production; Armed Forces of the Philippines
Afp Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Automatic Floating Point
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Appletalk Filling Protocol
Soil Glossary - Mani
Air filled porosity; the air capacity of a compost.
Agricultural Glossary/yigini2004
: Air filled porosity; the air capacity of a compost.
Afp Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Flowchart Symbol Palette
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Prismo Graphics ActiveFile Proxy
IBM Transactional Data Format (Advanced Function Print) (AS400 computer)
Gangsters Game File (unverified)
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Advanced Function Presentation
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Advanced Function Presentation [IBM] +
Afp Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
AFP may refer to:

  • , a fully funded capitalization system run by private sector pension funds in Chile; see Pensions in Chile

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Afp Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
Alpha-fetoprotein. A protein normally produced by a developing fetus. AFP levels are usually undetectable in the blood of healthy nonpregnant adults. An elevated level of AFP suggests the presence of either a primary liver cancer or germ cell tumor. 
A Service of the National Cancer Institute.
The TCRC Glossary for Testicular Cancer and Other Related Conditons
see Alpha-fetoprotein .
Medical Abbreviations and Acronyms
Labtests Abbreviations KÖRFEZLAB
Terms and Definitions
A protein excreted by the fetus into the amniotic fluid and from there into the mother's bloodstream through the placenta.
Dictionary of Medicine (Shahram)
Abbreviation for alpha-fetoprotein
Hepatitis Central (TM) Liver Disease Medical Glossary
Alpha fetoprotein. A test that measures the amount of alpha fetoprotein (AFP) in serum (blood)
Afp Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
WordNet 2.0

1. an abnormally large amount of this fetoprotein in the fetus can signal an abnormality of the neural tube (as spina bifida or anencephaly)
(synonym) alpha fetoprotein, alpha foetoprotein
(hypernym) fetoprotein, foetoprotein