Value of new fluorescent immunoassay for human prostatic acid phosphatase in prostate cancer.

@article{Lee1980ValueON,
  title={Value of new fluorescent immunoassay for human prostatic acid phosphatase in prostate cancer.},
  author={Christine L. Y. Lee and T. Ming Chu and L Z Wajsman and Nelson H Slack and Gerald P. Murphy},
  journal={Urology},
  year={1980},
  volume={15 4},
  pages={338-41}
}
A new solid phase fluorescent immunoassay for human prostatic acid phosphatase in prostatic cancer has been evaluated. This technique is rapid, quantitative, and sensitive. In more than 133 patients studied by the National Prostatic Cancer Project, positive results were obtained in patients with localized, nonmetastatic disease as confirmed by clinical testing, surgical staging, and careful inspection of all pelvi lymph node material in appropriate cases. That this can occur even in Stage A2… CONTINUE READING