Prospective study of a panel of tumor markers as prognostic factors in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of head and neck.

@article{Kandiloros2006ProspectiveSO,
  title={Prospective study of a panel of tumor markers as prognostic factors in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of head and neck.},
  author={Dimitrios C Kandiloros and Anna Eleftheriadou and Thomas Chalastras and Lambrini Kyriou and Ioannis E Yiotakis and Eleutherios A. Ferekidis},
  journal={Medical oncology},
  year={2006},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={463-70}
}
OBJECTIVE The identification of a reliable circulating tumor marker in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (SCCHN) could assist in diagnosis and monitoring response to therapy. AIM The aim of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of the serum tumor markers CYFRA 21-1, TPA-M, SCCA, and CEA. STUDY DESIGN Serum levels of CYFRA 21-1, TPA-M, SCCA, and CEA were measured in 136 patients with a histologically proven SCCHN before and after treatment and in 125 healthy subjects, as… CONTINUE READING
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