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Tumor marker

Tumor markers

PSA Prostate specific antigen. Used to screen for prostate carcinoma. Can also be elevated in BPH and prostatis
Prostatic Acid phosphatase prostate carcinoma
CEA Carcinoembryonic antigen. Colorectal, pancreatic, gastric, breast
AFP Hepatocellular cancers, nonseminomatous germ cell tumors of testis (yolk sac)
B-HcG Hydatidiform moles, choriocarcinoma, gestational trophoblast tumors
CA-125 Ovarian and malignant epithelial tumors
S-100 Neural tumors, astrocytomas, melonoma
Alkaline phosphatase Mets to bone, obstructive biliary disease, Paget's disease of bone
Bombesin Lung, neuroblastoma, gastric
TRAP (Tartrate-resistant acid phosphatase) Hairy cell leukemia (B cell)
CA-19-9 Pancreatic adenocarcinoma
Created by: ddecampo
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