Prognostic value of serum S-100B in malignant melanoma.

AIMS AND BACKGROUND Although there is no established tumor marker of proven value for patients with melanoma, high serum levels of S-100B protein have been found in patients with melanoma and distant metastases. This study was performed to assess the prognostic value of this marker. METHODS AND STUDY DESIGN Serum S-100B protein was measured by means of… (More)