Effects of personal characteristics on serum CA125, mesothelin, and HE4 levels in healthy postmenopausal women at high-risk for ovarian cancer.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, Volume 17, Issue 9, p.2480-7 (2008)

Keywords:

2008, Anthropometry, CA-125 Antigen, Epididymal Secretory Proteins, Female, GPI-Linked Proteins, Humans, Life Style, Linear Models, Membrane Glycoproteins, Ovarian Neoplasms, Postmenopause, Public Health Sciences Division, RISK, Tumor Markers, Biological

Abstract:

To evaluate if serum levels of candidate ovarian cancer biomarkers vary with individual characteristics of healthy women who are likely candidates for an ovarian cancer screening program.