Serial carcinoembryonic antigen assays in patients with metastatic carcinoma of prostate being treated with chemotherapy.


Journal Article

Serial carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) assays were conducted in patients with endocrine-unresponsive prostatic adenocarcinoma who were being treated with multidrug chemotherapy. Changes in CEA correlated with the clinical status of the patient in 70 per cent of the determinations and were more accurate than acid phosphatase in monitoring the response to treatment.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kane, RD; Mickey, DD; Paulson, DF

Published Date

  • December 1, 1976

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 8 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 559 - 562

PubMed ID

  • 997050

Pubmed Central ID

  • 997050

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0090-4295

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0090-4295(76)90517-3


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States