Spermine and Citric Acid in Human Prostatic Fluid

T. Barkan, G. Paz*, Z. T. Homonnai, R. Chayn, P. F. Kraicer

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Concentration of spermine (87 ± 13 μM) and citric acid (45 ± 4 mM) in prostatic fluids from 44 men were highly significantly correlated (r = 0.795). It was concluded that both probably arise from the same exocrine cell.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)393-396
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Journal of Andrology
Issue number1-6
StatePublished - Dec 1978


  • androgens
  • citric acid
  • polyamines
  • spermine


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