Serum and tissue levels of zinc, copper, magnesium and retinol in prostatic neoplasms

@article{Jain1994SerumAT,
  title={Serum and tissue levels of zinc, copper, magnesium and retinol in prostatic neoplasms},
  author={Mohit Jain and Kavita Sharma and Ved P Sharma},
  journal={Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry},
  year={1994},
  volume={9},
  pages={106-108}
}
Zinc (Zn), copper (Cu), magnesium (Mg) and retinol levels were studied in serum and tissue of the patients with prostatic carcinoma (Ca), benign hyperplasia (BHP) and control subjects. Zinc and retinol levels were low in both serum and tissues of patients with carcinoma, while in BHP, both zinc and retinol level were decreased. Copper levels were high in serum and tissues of both BHP as well as carcinoma patients. Magnesium levels were elevated in both serum and tissues of cancerous patients… CONTINUE READING

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