Preoperative serum YKL-40 is a marker for detection and prognosis of endometrial cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Endometrial Neoplasms
  • Glycoproteins

abstract

  • Preoperative serum YKL-40 is frequently elevated and may represent a novel marker for the detection of endometrial cancer and the identification of high-risk subsets of patients with worse clinical outcome. Further investigation of this promising endometrial cancer marker in larger studies is warranted.

publication date

  • February 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ygyno.2006.08.028

PubMed ID

  • 17023034

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 435

end page

  • 42

volume

  • 104

number

  • 2