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Tumor Marker Classification

Tumor markers

Human chorionic gonadotropin
Trophoblastic tumors
nonseminomatous testicular tumors (MCQ)
Calcitonin
Medullary carcinoma of thyroid (MCQ)
Catecholamine and metabolites
Pheochromocytoma
α-Fetoprotein
Liver cell cancer (MCQ)
nonseminomatous germ cell tumors of testis
Carcinoembryonic antigen
Carcinomas of the colon, pancreas, lung, stomach, and heart (MCQ)
Prostatic acid phosphatase
Prostate cancer
Neuron-specific enolase (MCQ)
Small-cell cancer of lung
neuroblastoma
Immunoglobulins
Multiple myeloma and other gammopathies
Prostate-specific antigen and prostate-specific membrane antigen
Prostate cancer
CA-125
Ovarian cancer (MCQ)
CA-19-9
Colon cancer, pancreatic cancer(MCQ)
CA-15-3
Breast cancer (MCQ)
p53, APC, RAS mutants in stool and serum
Colon cancer (MCQ)
p53 and RAS mutants in stool and serum
Pancreatic cancer(MCQ)
p53 and RAS mutants in sputum and serum
Lung cancer (MCQ)
p53 mutants in urine
Bladder cancer(MCQ)
Paraneoplastic syndromes
Cushing syndrome
ACTH or ACTH-like substance (MCQ)
Small-cell carcinoma of lung (MCQ)
Pancreatic carcinoma
Neural tumors
Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion
ADH (MCQ)
Small-cell carcinoma of lung (MCQ)
intracranial neoplasms
Hypercalcemia
Parathyroid hormone–related protein (PTHRP), TGF-α, TNF, IL-1
Squamous cell carcinoma of lung (MCQ)
Breast carcinoma
Renal carcinoma
Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma
Hypoglycemia (MCQ)
Insulin or insulin-like substance
Ovarian carcinoma (MCQ)
Fibrosarcoma(MCQ)
Other mesenchymal sarcomas
Carcinoid syndrome (MCQ)
Serotonin, bradykinin
Hepatocellular carcinoma (MCQ)
Bronchial adenoma (carcinoid)
Pancreatic carcinoma
Polycythemia
Erythropoietin(MCQ)
Gastric carcinoma
Renal carcinoma(MCQ)
Cerebellar hemangioma(MCQ)
Hepatocellular carcinoma(MCQ)
Myasthenia
Immunological
Bronchogenic carcinoma (MCQ)
Disorders of the central and peripheral nervous system
Breast carcinoma
Acanthosis nigricans
Immunological; secretion of epidermal growth factor
Gastric carcinoma (MCQ)
Lung carcinoma (MCQ)
Uterine carcinoma
Dermatomyositis
Immunological
Bronchogenic, breast carcinoma (MCQ)
Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy and clubbing of the fingers
Bronchogenic carcinoma (MCQ)
Venous thrombosis (Trousseau phenomenon) (MCQ)
Tumor products (mucins that activate clotting)
Pancreatic carcinoma (MCQ)
Bronchogenic carcinoma
Nonbacterial thrombotic endocarditis
Hypercoagulability
Advanced cancers
Red cell aplasia (MCQ)
Thymic neoplasms (MCQ)
Nephrotic syndrome
Tumor antigens, immune complexes
Various cancers