glutamic-oxaloacetic transaminase

SYN: aspartate aminotransferase.

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glutamic-ox·a·lo·ace·tic transaminase -.äk-sə-lō-ə-.sēt-ik- also glutamic-ox·al·ace·tic transaminase -.äk-sə-lə-.sēt-ik- n ASPARTATE AMINOTRANSFERASE

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(GOT) glu·tam·ic-ox·a·lo·ace·tic trans·am·i·nase (GOT) (gloo-tamґik oks″ə-lo-ə-seґtik trans-amґĭ-nās) aspartate transaminase.

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  • glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase — noun an enzyme involved in transamination (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑glutamic oxalacetic transaminase • Hypernyms: ↑transaminase, ↑aminotransferase, ↑aminopherase …   Useful english dictionary

  • glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase — (GOT) see aspartate aminotransferase …   Medical dictionary

  • glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase — GOT; see aspartate aminotransferase …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • serum glutamic-oxaloacetic transaminase — SGOT. An enzyme found in the liver, heart, and other tissues. A high level of serum glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase released into the blood may be a sign of liver or heart damage, cancer, or other diseases. Also called aspartate transaminase… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • serum glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase — noun An enzyme found in heart and liver tissues. Syn: aspartate transaminase, AST, aspartate aminotransferase …   Wiktionary

  • Глютаминовая Оксалоацетиновая Трансаминаза (Glutamic Oxaloacetic Transaminase, Got) — фермент, участвующий в процессе трансаминирования аминокислот. Этот фермент присутствует в сыворотке крови (serum GOT, SGOT); определение его содержания в сыворотке может быть полезным для диагностики острого инфаркта миокарда и острых… …   Медицинские термины

  • serum glutamic-oxaloacetic transaminase — SYN: aspartate aminotransferase …   Medical dictionary

  • serum glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase — SGOT …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • glutamic oxalacetic transaminase — noun an enzyme involved in transamination • Syn: ↑glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase • Hypernyms: ↑transaminase, ↑aminotransferase, ↑aminopherase …   Useful english dictionary

  • Transaminase, serum glutamic oxaloacetic — An enzyme that is normally present in liver and heart cells, and is released into blood when the liver or heart is damaged. Blood SGOT levels are thus elevated with liver damage (for example, from viral hepatitis) or with an insult to the heart… …   Medical dictionary

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