Albumin synthesis rates are not decreased in hypoalbuminemic cachectic cancer patients with an ongoing acute-phase protein response

K C Fearon, J S Falconer, C Slater, D C McMillan, J A Ross, T Preston

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Abstract

To determine whether suppression of albumin synthesis contributes to the hypoalbuminemia observed in weight-losing cancer patients with evidence of an ongoing acute-phase protein response (APPR).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)249-54
Number of pages6
JournalAnnals of Surgery
Volume227
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1998

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