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Urine PGE-M: A metabolite of prostaglandin E2 as a potential biomarker of advanced colorectal neoplasia.

Authors
  • Johnson, J Chad
  • Schmidt, Carl R
  • Shrubsole, Martha J
  • Billheimer, D Dean
  • Joshi, Prashant R
  • Morrow, Jason D
  • Heslin, Martin J
  • Washington, M Kay
  • Ness, Reid M
  • Zheng, Wei
  • Schwartz, David A
  • Coffey, Robert J
  • Beauchamp, R Daniel
  • Merchant, Nipun B
Type
Published Article
Journal
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2006
Volume
4
Issue
11
Pages
1358–1365
Identifiers
PMID: 16996805
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The increase in urinary PGE-M in patients with colorectal cancers and large adenomas suggests that urinary PGE-M is a potentially useful biomarker for the detection of advanced colorectal neoplasia.

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