Correlation of CEA but not CA 19-9 as serum biomarkers of disease activity in a case of metastatic rectal adenocarcinoma.

Abstract

We present the case of a 62-year-old-man with moderately differentiated adenocarcinoma of the rectum. This patient underwent neoadjuvant chemoradiation and surgical resection followed by adjuvant chemotherapy. After completing therapy, this patient had 2 instances of CEA elevation, both of which preceded the discovery of recurrent disease. While on… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/15384047.2015.1057360

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@article{Marks2015CorrelationOC, title={Correlation of CEA but not CA 19-9 as serum biomarkers of disease activity in a case of metastatic rectal adenocarcinoma.}, author={Eric I Marks and Matthew C Brennan and Wafik S El-Deiry}, journal={Cancer biology & therapy}, year={2015}, volume={16 8}, pages={1136-9} }