The Diagnostic Value of Pyruvate Kinase Isoenzyme Type M2 for Biliary Tract Carcinoma. A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

BACKGROUND AND AIMS Growing evidence has shown that M2-PK is involved in cancer diagnosis and prognosis. The overall diagnostic accuracy of the pyruvate kinase isoenzyme type M2 (M2-PK) in biliary tract carcinoma (BTC) remains controversial. We performed a meta-analysis to evaluate the diagnostic value of M2-PK for BTC. METHODS The online PubMed, Cochrane… (More)