Prostatic Fluid Free Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 in Relation to Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: A Controlled Study


Ceylan C., Serel A., Doluoglu O. G. , Armagan A., Yuksel S.

UROLOGY JOURNAL, cilt.10, ss.1067-1071, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Dergi Adı: UROLOGY JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.1067-1071

Özet

Purpose: Insulin-like growth factors (IGFs) have potent mitogenic and antiapoptotic effects on prostate tissue, whereas free IGF-1 is responsible for its metabolic effects but its role in benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is unclear.