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Declining Serum Cholesterol Levels Indicate Cancer Progression: Efforts for Increasing These Values up to 250mg per Treatment

  • E. K. M. Boskamp
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 375)

Abstract

In a check-up of 298 tumor-patient histories with gastrointestinal tract cancer at the UKE in Hamburg, a statistical correlation between tumor stage and cholesterol level was found: T1 = 250 mg/dliter, T2 = 214 mg/dliter, T3 = 201 mg/dliter, and T4 = 170 mg/dliter. Metastasis was observed at smaller levels than 185 mg/dliter and no progression was observed at levels higher than 245 mg/dliter. Similar results have been obtained from other authors for different kinds of cancer.

Keywords

Statistical Correlation Nutritional Deficiency Nutritional Factor Central Research Institute Small Level 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. K. M. Boskamp
    • 1
  1. 1.OldsumGermany

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