Table 2.

Mean serum levels of S-TAG, F-TAG, and NET-TAG ± SD in patients with benign, suspicious, or malignant biopsy pathology, reported by Oncolab as AMAS normal, borderline, or elevated

AMAS readingPathology
BenignSuspiciousMalignant
S-TAG (μg/mL)
    Normal169.7 ± 33.7159.7 ± 36.6185.3 ± 42.2
    Borderline207.2 ± 33.8227.5 ± 24.7209.5 ± 31.8
    Elevated332.6 ± 154270.8 ± 28.6312.0 ± 101.0
    All213.7 ± 102.3232.6 ± 56.7232.9 ± 88.5
F-TAG (μg/mL)
    Normal105.5 ± 29.4117.7 ± 60.1125.9 ± 32.1
    Borderline93.7 ± 30.6115.0 ± 19.895.0 ± 14.1
    Elevated103.0 ± 41.5112.0 ± 24.7114.7 ± 49.6
    All103.0 ± 32.2114.1 ± 32.8118.3 ± 37.4
NET-TAG (μg/mL)
    Normal62.3 ± 21.442.0 ± 24.359.4 ± 25.5
    Borderline113.4 ± 8.2112.5 ± 4.9114.5 ± 17.7
    Elevated229.6 ± 124.0158.8 ± 21.3197.3 ± 66.2
    All109.6 ± 91.6118.5 ± 55.6114.6 ± 77.4