CA-125 level is associated with right ventricular echocardiographic parameters in patients with COPD.

@article{Uz2011CA125LI,
  title={CA-125 level is associated with right ventricular echocardiographic parameters in patients with COPD.},
  author={Omer Uz and Ejder Kardeşoğlu and Dilaver Taş and G{\"u}rkan Acar and Zafer Işilak and Omer Yiğiner and Mustafa Aparci and Bekir Yilmaz Cingozbay and Bekir Sitki Cebeci},
  journal={Southern medical journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={104 9},
  pages={624-8}
}
OBJECTIVE A few studies have shown that elevated CA-125 levels are associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). However, there are no data concerning the associaton between serum CA-125 levels and right ventricular (RV) function in COPD patients. This study aimed to evaluate the relationship between CA-125 level and RV echocardiographic… CONTINUE READING