[The role of serum soluble interleukin 2 receptor (sIL-2R) levels in patients with renal cell carcinoma].


PURPOSE The correlation between the serum soluble interleukin-2 receptor (SIL-2R) levels and clinical stage is demonstrable in a variety of non-Hodgkin lymphomas. The prognostic significance of sIL-2R levels in the serum of patients with renal cell carcinoma (RCC) was investigated. METHOD sIL-2R were measured in patients with RCC (n=39) and normal control… (More)