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What is the neoplasm associated with tumor marker alkaline phosphatase?

Metastases to bone, liver
Paget dx of bone
Seminoma (placental ALP)

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What is the neoplasm associated with tumor marker alfa-Fetoprotein?

Hepatocellular ca
Hepatoblastoma
Yolk sac (Endodermal Sinus) tumor
Testicular ca
Mixed germ cell tumor (co-secreted with beta-hCG)

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What is the neoplasm associated with tumor marker beta-hCG?

Hydatidiform Moles
Choriocarcinoma (Gestational Trophoblastic dx)
Testicular ca
Normal in pregnancy

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What is the neoplasm associated with tumor marker CA-15-3/CA-27-29?

Breast ca

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What is the neoplasm associated with tumor marker CA-19-9?

Pancreatic adenocarcinoma

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What is the neoplasm associated with tumor marker CA-125?

Ovarian cancer

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What is the neoplasm associated with tumor marker calcitonin?

Medullary thyroid ca

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What is the neoplasm associated with tumor marker CEA (CarcinoEmbryonic Antigen)?

Nonspecific
Colorectal ca
Pancreatic ca
Gastric ca
Breast ca
Medullary thyroid ca

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What is the neoplasm associated with tumor marker PSA?

Follow prostate adenocarcinoma
BPH

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What is the neoplasm associated with tumor marker S-100?

Neural crest origin;
Melanoma
Neural tumors
Schwannomas
Langerhans cell histiocytosis

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What is the neoplasm associated with tumor marker TRAP (Tartrate-Resistant Acid Phosphate)

Hairy cell Leukemia - a B-cell neoplasm