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Is there a blood test or other test I should request to make sure the cancer is not returning?

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Learning About Breast Cancer over 7 years
  • Sharon Danielson Profile
    Survivor since 2007
    I haven't heard of a blood test specifically for the detection of breast cancer although I think it is in-the-works. I would think testing would have to be more in the realm of mammogram, MRI, PET Scan, CAT Scan. If your blood panels start looking outside the normal range like for liver... it might mean breast cancer has metastasized. You would have to go more on symptoms for something like that. A blood test, once it is perfected will make things so much easier! Sharon
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  • dian smith Profile
    Learning About Breast Cancer
    If you just had surgery recently, you can ask your oncology about oncodx type test.
    over 7 years Comment Flag

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