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Posted on Thu, 27 Jul 2017 in Breast Cancer
Question: Had breast cancer. Four and a half years cancer free. Cea level just came back at 11. Previous test were 1.8. Is it possible everything is still fine
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Answered by Dr. Esmeralda Sera 29 minutes later
Brief Answer:
CEA

Detailed Answer:
Hello and thank you for asking

Yes it's possible that everything it's okay .
CEA level rising can have other causes except cancer

Just your doctor should check your total exams to be sure that everything is going well

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