Hyperprolactinemia in acute myeloid leukemia and indication of ectopic expression of human prolactin in blast cells of a patient of subtype M4.

@article{Hatfill1990HyperprolactinemiaIA,
  title={Hyperprolactinemia in acute myeloid leukemia and indication of ectopic expression of human prolactin in blast cells of a patient of subtype M4.},
  author={Steven J. Hatfill and Rebecca Kirby and Marie Hanley and Edward Rybicki and Lothar B{\"o}hm},
  journal={Leukemia research},
  year={1990},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={57-62}
}
The sera of 28 patients with acute myeloid leukemia AML--subtypes M1 to M6 were screened for human prolactin (h-PRL). Serum TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone), LH (luteinizing hormone), FSH (follicle stimulating hormone), beta-estradiol, free T4 (tetra-iodotyronine) and testosterone were also determined. It was found that in 16 of the 28 patients h-PRL was… CONTINUE READING