Tissue polypeptide antigen

What is Tissue polypeptide antigen?

Tissue polypeptide antigen meaning A tumor marker for cancers of the bladder, prostate, lung and gynecologic sites. Elevated levels indicate presence of malignancy.Polypeptide is a substance that contains many amino acids (the molecules that join together to form proteins).

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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