Saliva and serum CA 125 assays for detecting malignant ovarian tumors.

Abstract

The aim of this study was to determine whether CA 125 was present in saliva and, if it was present, to compare saliva and serum levels in patients with pelvic masses in order to determine whether saliva assays would be useful in identifying patients with ovarian malignancies. Saliva and serum CA 125 levels were assayed in specimens obtained from 55 normal… (More)

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