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Problems in early diagnosis of bladder cancer in a spinal cord injury patient: Report of a case of simultaneous production of granulocyte colony stimulating factor and parathyroid hormone-related protein by squamous cell carcinoma of urinary bladder

Subramanian Vaidyanathan1*, Paul Mansour2, Munehisa Ueno3, Kazuto Yamazaki4, Meenu Wadhwa5, Bakul M Soni1, Gurpreet Singh1, Peter L Hughes6, Ian D Watson7 and Pradipkumar Sett1

Author Affiliations

1 Regional Spinal Injuries Centre, District General Hospital, Southport PR8 6PN, U.K

2 Department of Cellular Pathology, District General Hospital, Southport PR8 6PN, U.K

3 Department of Urology, Kidney Disease Centre, Saitama Medical School, 38 Morohongo, Moroyamamachi, Iruma, Saitama 3500495, Japan

4 Department of Pathology, Saiseikai Central Hospital, Minatoku, Tokyo, Japan

5 Division of Immunobiology, National Institute for Biological Standards and Control, Blanche Lane, South Mimms, Potters Bar, HERTS, EN6 3QG, U.K

6 Department of Radiology, District General Hospital, Southport PR8 6PN, U.K

7 Department of Clinical Biochemistry, District General Hospital, Southport PR8 6PN, U.K

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BMC Urology 2002, 2:8  doi:10.1186/1471-2490-2-8

Published: 30 August 2002

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Additional file 1:

Urea, Creatinine, Calcium, C-reactive protein, White Cell Count, Neutrophils, Adjusted Calcium;

Results of blood tests from 03 July 2000 to 28 November 2001.

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