The association between preoperative serum CEA concentrations and synchronous liver metastasis in colorectal cancer patients.

@article{Pakdel2016TheAB,
  title={The association between preoperative serum CEA concentrations and synchronous liver metastasis in colorectal cancer patients.},
  author={Abbas Pakdel and Mahyar Malekzadeh and Fakhraddin Naghibalhossaini},
  journal={Cancer biomarkers : section A of Disease markers},
  year={2016},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={245-52}
}
OBJECTIVE Liver is the primary site for the metastasis from colorectal cancer (CRC). It has been proposed that carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) might have an instrumental role in the development of hepatic metastasis from human CRC. The aim of the present study was therefore to investigate the association between preoperative serum CEA concentrations and the… CONTINUE READING