CA 125 levels in patients with ovarian carcinoma undergoing autologous bone marrow transplantation.

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Journal Article

Levels of CA 125, determined in three patients with ovarian carcinoma undergoing autologous bone marrow transplantation, dropped significantly in the month after bone marrow transplantation. This decrease was linear by multiple regression analysis. The CA 125 decrease after bone marrow transplantation in patients with nonevaluable or stable disease may represent biologic response to high-dose therapy.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ciobanu, N; Runowicz, CD; Wiernik, PH; Strauman, T; Sheridan, C; Bast, RC

Published Date

  • February 1989

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 160 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 354 - 355

PubMed ID

  • 2644834

Pubmed Central ID

  • 2644834

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1097-6868

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-9378

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0002-9378(89)90442-0

Language

  • eng