Biochemical and cytogenetic indices of peripheral blood lymphocytes in patients with prostate cancer

1Domina, EA
2Stakhovskyy, EO
3Safronova, OV
1Druzhyna, MO
1Makovetska, LI
1Glavin, OA
1Semyglazova, TV
1R.E. Kavetsky Institute of Experimental Pathology, Oncology and Radiobiology of the NAS of Ukraine, Kyiv
2National Cancer Institute, Kyiv
3Clinical Íospital "Feofaniya" of State Administration of Affairs, Kyiv
Dopov. Nac. akad. nauk Ukr. 2018, 4:102-109
Section: Medicine
Language: Ukrainian

We discuss the interindividual variability of prostate cancer patients' radiosensitivity, as well as an increase in the frequency of chromosomal exchanges in blood lymphocytes, which is associated with the inhibition of the DNA double-break repair. Patients with high activity of free radical processes require additional rehabilitation measures to prevent radiation complications.

Keywords: blood lymphocytes, chromosome aberrations, free radical processes, prostate cancer, radiation complications
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