Implications of CEA and p53 overexpression in the poor prognosis of colorectal cancer.

@article{Nasif2006ImplicationsOC,
  title={Implications of CEA and p53 overexpression in the poor prognosis of colorectal cancer.},
  author={Wesam Ahmad Nasif and Mahmoud Lotfy and I. H. El-sayed and Ayman El-meghawry El-Kenawy and Mohamed El-shahat and Nabil Ali Gad El-Hak},
  journal={Medical oncology},
  year={2006},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={237-44}
}
Colorectal cancer (CRC) is one of the most frequent and aggressive types of cancer. Several clinicopathologic features have been studied to identify the prognostic factors that can provide information concerning the favorable or the poor outcome of colorectal cancer. In the present study, the relationship between serum CEA, p53 expression, and DNA index to the different clinicopathological characteristics of colorectal cancer patients was sought. Fifty patients with CRC were included in this… CONTINUE READING