The utility of tumor markers CA 125, CA 15-3, and CA 19-9 in assessing the response to therapy in pulmonary and pleural tuberculosis


Tasci C., Ozkaya S., Ozkara B., Tozkoparan E., Ozkan M., Karadurmus N., et al.

ONCOTARGETS AND THERAPY, cilt.5, ss.385-390, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2147/ott.s32888
  • Dergi Adı: ONCOTARGETS AND THERAPY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.385-390

Özet

Aim: Both of the diagnosis and treatment evaluation are time-consuming conditions in patients with pulmonary and pleural tuberculosis. The aim of this study was to establish the validity of tumor markers CA 125, CA 15-3, and CA 19-9 in the diagnosis of pulmonary and pleural TB and to verify the success of the treatment protocol.