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1

PSA?

Prostate carcinoma, BPH, prostatitis

2

Prostatic acid phosphatase?

Prostate carcinoma

3

CEA?

Colorectal and pancreatic cancers (also in gastric, breast, and medullary thyroid carcinoma)

4

a-fetoprotein?

HCC, nonseminomatous germ cell tumors (e.g. testis, ovary)

5

B-hCG?

Hydatidiform moles and Choriocarcinomas (Gestational trophoblastic disease )

6

CA-125?

Ovarian cancer

7

S-100?

Melanoma, neural tumors, schwannomas, histiocytosis x

8

Alkaline phosphatase?

Mets to bone, liver, Paget's disease of bone

9

Bombesin?

Neuroblastoma, lung and gastric cancer

10

TRAP?

Hairy cell leukemia

11

CA-19-9?

Pancreatic adenocarcinoma

12

Calcitonin?

Medullary thyroid carcinoma