Increased activity of lysosomal enzymes in the peritoneal fluid of patients with gynecologic cancers and pelvic inflammatory disease

To investigate whether the activity of lysosomal enzymes is increased in the peritoneal fluid of patients with gynecologic cancers compared to activity in the peritoneal fluid from normal subjects and those with pelvic inflammatory disease, and fluid from benign ovarian cysts. β-glucuronidase, β-galactosidase, and α-mannosidase activity was measured in the… CONTINUE READING