Defining response of ovarian carcinoma to initial chemotherapy according to serum CA 125 Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • CA-125 Antigen
  • Carboplatin
  • Ovarian Neoplasms

abstract

  • Definitions based on a 50% or 75% decrease of CA 125 levels have been shown reliably to define partial response of ovarian cancer in patients receiving first-line chemotherapy. These definitions should be used in addition to or instead of standard response criteria.

publication date

  • May 1996

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8622070

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1545

end page

  • 51

volume

  • 14

number

  • 5