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Recently developed blood tests are being used to detect cells that have broken away from an original cancer site and are floating in the bloodstream. One circulating tumor cell test has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration to monitor people with breast, colorectal or prostate cancer.

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A new blood test shows promise for detecting many types of cancer, even in the early stages of the disease, according to a new study. In the study, researchers found that the test could detect 10 ...

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Other Screening Tests. Screening tests that have not been shown to be effective may still be offered, especially to people who are known to be at increased risk of cancer. Alpha-fetoprotein blood test. This test is sometimes used, along with ultrasound of the liver, to try to detect liver cancer early in people at high risk of the disease.

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A blood test is a test to check your general health, the number of blood cells you have and to help diagnose cancer and other conditions. Find out how you have it, the different types there are and the possible risks.

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Researchers developed a blood test that can detect signs of eight common solid tumors. With further development, the test could allow for earlier detection of several types of cancer. For many types of cancer, the earlier the cancer is detected, the more successful treatment is likely to be. That ...

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Cancer Antigen 27.29 (CA 27.29) Testing – The CA 27.29 blood test measures the level of CA 27.29 antigen in the bloodstream, which is an indication of breast cancer. This test is the only blood test that is specific to cancer of the breast, and is used to aid diagnosis, monitor treatment and detect the spread of breast cancer to other parts ...

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There are currently few effective and non-invasive methods to screen for early stages of cancer. But scientists have now developed a new blood test that promises to detect eight different cancers.

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Why might I need a complete blood count?A complete blood count (CBC) is a common blood test that your doctor may recommend for the following reasons:To help diagnose some blood cancers, such as leukemia and lymphomaFind out if cancer has spread to the bone marrowDetermine how a person’s body is handling cancer treatmentTo diagnose other, noncancerous conditionsIf you are

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WEDNESDAY, Aug. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A new genetic blood test might pave the way for detecting early stage cancers that often prove fatal when caught too late, a new study suggests. The ...

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Blood-based "liquid biopsy" tests have been hit with recent controversies about their ability to accurately detect cancer mutations. Combined with their several-thousand-dollar price tag, it is ...