Comparison of preoperative serum neopterin, periostin, indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase, YKL-40, and tenascin-C levels with current tumor markers for early-stage endometrial cancer


Unuvar S. , Melekoglu R. , Turkmen N. B. , Yilmaz E., Yasar S., Yuce H.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS, vol.155, no.3, pp.417-424, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 155 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/ijgo.13666
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.417-424
  • Keywords: endometrial cancer, indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase, neopterin, periostin, tenascin-C, tumor biomarkers, YKL-40

Abstract

Objective: To compare the predictive value of serum levels of neopterin, periostin, YKL-40, tenascin-C (TNC), and indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase (IDO) with current tumor markers for the primary diagnosis of early-stage endometrial cancer.