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Clinical significance of serum and bone marrow acid phosphatase.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7024959     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Currently available immunochemical assays for the determination of serum prostatic acid phosphatase have improved the reliability of this biological marker in carcinoma of the prostate. Although the value of such methods for screening the general population is questionable, a certain percentage of elevated serum levels is observed in patients with localized disease. The significance of such findings is unclear at the present time. Recent evidence suggests that in elevated bone marrow acid phosphatase, using these methods is of predictive value in the future development of metastatic disease.
J E Pontes
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Prostate     Volume:  1     ISSN:  0270-4137     ISO Abbreviation:  Prostate     Publication Date:  1980  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-11-22     Completed Date:  1981-11-22     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8101368     Medline TA:  Prostate     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  465-70     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Acid Phosphatase / analysis,  blood*
Bone Marrow / enzymology*
Fluorescent Antibody Technique
Immunoenzyme Techniques
Neoplasm Staging
Prostatic Neoplasms / diagnosis,  enzymology
Reg. No./Substance:
EC Phosphatase

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