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Aschheim-Zondek test

[ahsh-hahym-tson-dek, -zon-] /ˈɑʃ haɪmˈtsɒn dɛk, -ˈzɒn-/
noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
a test used to detect whether a woman is pregnant by noting the effect on the ovaries of an immature mouse or rabbit injected with her urine.
Also called A-Z test.
Origin
named after S. Aschheim (1878-1965), German gynecologist, and B. Zondek (1891-1966), Israeli gynecologist born in Germany
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