Clinical and Prognostic Significance of Coagulation Assays in Advanced Epithelial Ovarian Cancer


Tas F., Kilic L., Bilgin E., Keskin S., Sen F., Ciftci R., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGICAL CANCER, vol.23, no.2, pp.276-281, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/igc.0b013e31827b8796
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGICAL CANCER
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.276-281
  • Keywords: Epithelial ovarian cancer, CA-125, Coagulation, Fibrinolytic, Prognosis, D-DIMER, BLOOD-COAGULATION, ANTITHROMBIN-III, LUNG-CANCER, PLASMA, SURVIVAL, BENIGN, MARKERS, BREAST, TUMORS
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) is the leading cause of death among gynecological tumors and usually diagnosed at advanced stage. We aimed to identify the clinical and prognostic relevance of coagulation tests and their correlation with serum CA-125 levels in advanced EOC.