Serum Immunosuppressive Acidic Protein Doubling Time As A Prognostic Factor For Recurrent Renal Cell Carcinoma After Nephrectomy

Mon, 26 Feb 2007 02:00 PM EST

... UroToday.com - Serum Immunosuppressive Acidic Protein (IAP) levels have been shown to be prognostic in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma (RCC). Patients with levels higher than 800'g/ml were shown to have a much worse prognosis than those with lower levels, as serum IAP was thought to be a surrogate marker of overall tumor burden. [click link for full article] ...