https://www.cancer.org/cancer/small-cell-lung-cancer/detection-diagnosis-staging/how-diagnosed.html

May 16, 2016 ... Tests to diagnose lung cancer. Symptoms and the results of imaging tests might suggest that a person has lung cancer, but the actual diagnosis ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/321557.php

Apr 19, 2018 ... To tell lung cancer from benign tumors, specialists often have to use ... The results of the current study indicated that the blood test was 98 ...

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cancer/in-depth/cancer-diagnosis/art-20046459

Blood tests and other lab tests used to diagnose cancer include CBC and tumor ... Your doctor reviews your test results to determine whether your levels fall ...

https://labtestsonline.org/conditions/lung-cancer

Feb 12, 2019 ... Overview of lung cancer, including various types and related tests used to help diagnose, stage, and guide treatment.

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lung-cancer/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20374627

Nov 16, 2018 ... Careful analysis of your cancer cells in a lab will reveal what type of lung cancer you have. Results of sophisticated testing can tell your doctor ...

https://lungevity.org/for-patients-caregivers/lung-cancer-101/diagnosing-lung-cancer/laboratory-tests

The results from these blood tests help the doctor decide if a patient is able to undergo surgery or receive another type of lung cancer treatment.

https://www.lungcancer.org/find_information/publications/163-lung_cancer_101/274-screening

Most lung cancers are first diagnosed based on symptoms. ... of breath, spitting up small amounts of blood, unexplained weight loss, back pain, loss of appetite, ...

https://www.webmd.com/lung-cancer/lung-cancer-diagnosis

Mar 4, 2018 ... Some lung cancers produce abnormally high blood levels of certain hormones or substances such as calcium. If a person shows such ...

https://www.webmd.com/lung-cancer/news/20180602/could-a-blood-test-spot-lung-cancer-early

Jun 2, 2018 ... Having a blood test that can detect early cancers would save countless ... The ASCO meeting report represents some of the first results from the ...

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/04/180417130058.htm

Apr 17, 2018 ... A blood test to measure the levels of two proteins in plasma that are common predictors of lung cancer was 98 percent effective in a ... Results were reported in an article published online in the journal Chest on March 1, 2018.