Identification from public data of molecular markers of adenocarcinoma characteristic of the site of origin.

@article{Dennis2002IdentificationFP,
  title={Identification from public data of molecular markers of adenocarcinoma characteristic of the site of origin.},
  author={Jayne L. Dennis and J. Keith Vass and Ernst C Wit and W. Nicol Keith and Karin A. Oien},
  journal={Cancer research},
  year={2002},
  volume={62 21},
  pages={5999-6005}
}
Patients presenting with metastatic adenocarcinoma of unknown origin are a common clinical problem. Their optimal management and therapy are facilitated by identification of the primary site, yet histologically these tumors are almost identical. Better tumor markers are needed to enable the assignment of metastases to likely sites of origin. In this study… CONTINUE READING