The prognostic value of carcinoembryonic antigen levels in blood and intraoperative pleural lavage fluid in non-small-cell lung cancer


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Akçam T. İ. , Çağırıcı U. , Ergönül A. G. , Özdil A. , Kavurmacı O., Turhan K. , ...More

KARDIOCHIRURGIA I TORAKOCHIRURGIA POLSKA, vol.14, pp.104-109, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5114/kitp.2017.68740
  • Title of Journal : KARDIOCHIRURGIA I TORAKOCHIRURGIA POLSKA
  • Page Numbers: pp.104-109

Abstract

Introduction: There is no specific marker for lung cancer, but, in some lung cancer types, carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) can reach high levels in the blood and pleural fluid.