Alpha-fetoprotein in the serum of patients with neoplasms of the gastrointestinal tract.

@article{Todorov1976AlphafetoproteinIT,
  title={Alpha-fetoprotein in the serum of patients with neoplasms of the gastrointestinal tract.},
  author={Vassil Todorov and T T Ivanova and D Tzingilev and Ljuben M. Sirakov},
  journal={Neoplasma},
  year={1976},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={179-82}
}
Serum alpha-fetoprotein was estimated in 61 patients with neoplasms of the gastrointestinal tract, 29 healthy controls and 10 pregnant women. Almost half ot the patients had increased values of alpha-fetoprotein and no parellelism between alpha-fetoprotein and liver metastasis was found. Decreasing of the alpha-fetoprotein during the postoperative period… CONTINUE READING