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Urinary excretion of 6-hydroxymethylpterin in brain tumours

Manjula, Shantaram and Aroor, Annayya Rao and Annaswamy, Raja and Rao, Suryanarayana and Rao, Anjali (1993) Urinary excretion of 6-hydroxymethylpterin in brain tumours. Acta Oncol, 32 (1). pp. 29-31.

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Abstract

The urinary 6-hydroxymethylpterin( Pt-6-CH2 OH) excretion was determined in 87 patients with brain tumours and in 50 control patients. The Pt-6-CH20H levels were significantly elevated in all patients with tumours. No difference was observed when malignant tumours were compared with benign neoplasms. Following therapy, the Pt-6-CH20H levels were partially reduced when compared with control patients and their pre-operative values.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Biochemistry
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Neurology
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 24 Jun 2011 09:14
Last Modified: 08 Nov 2016 10:47
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/372

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