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Significant increase of plasma prostaglandins in cancer patients.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7221189     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Plasma prostaglandin (PGs) levels of normal individuals, cardiac and autoimmune disease patients were similar with the following mean and S.E.M. in ng/ml values: Normal, 45.4 +/- 6.4; cardiac, 48.3 +/- 4.2; and autoimmune, 52.4 +/- 4.8. On the other hand, cancer patients showed a significant increase in plasma PGS with a mean +/- S.E.M. of 102.0 +/- ng/ml as compared to the values of normal individuals, cardiac and autoimmune patients. It is suggested that, in part, the increase in PGs may be associated with the depressed state of the cell-mediated immunity in cancer patients.
Authors:
Y Hokama; C Cripps; K Sumida; R K Mookini; N Oishi; L H Kimura; T Y Kobara
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Research communications in chemical pathology and pharmacology     Volume:  31     ISSN:  0034-5164     ISO Abbreviation:  Res. Commun. Chem. Pathol. Pharmacol.     Publication Date:  1981 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-06-13     Completed Date:  1981-06-13     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0244734     Medline TA:  Res Commun Chem Pathol Pharmacol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  379-82     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Autoimmune Diseases / blood
Heart Diseases / blood
Humans
Neoplasms / blood*
Prostaglandins / blood*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Prostaglandins

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