Prognostic factors in patients with metastatic malignant melanoma: A multivariate analysis Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antigens, Neoplasm
  • Gene Expression Regulation, Developmental
  • Membrane Proteins
  • Neoplasm Proteins
  • Placenta
  • Trophoblasts

abstract

  • The pretreatment values of serum lactate dehydrogenase and albumin are independent prognostic factors for survival in patients with metastatic melanoma. These two factors can be used to estimate survival of patients with advanced, metastatic melanoma and should be considered when designing melanoma trials in which survival is an endpoint.

publication date

  • January 1993

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/1097-0142(19931115)72:10<3091::AID-CNCR2820721034>3.0.CO;2-V

PubMed ID

  • 8221576

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3091

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 72

number

  • 10