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What is the prognosis when CA 125 is high in a breast cancer patient?

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Dr. Monish De

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Posted on Thu, 7 Feb 2019 in Cancer
Question: Hi. I have been doing CA 125 testings b/c of history with breast cancer. My results have been 3/28/2016 - 24; 6/21/206 - 13; 12/09/2016 - 21; and 3/7/2018 - 42. I take Arimidex
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Brief Answer:
PET scan

Detailed Answer:

Hi,

After hearing your history since you have breast cancer and that your CA 125 is high, I would advise you to do a PET scan.

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Dr Monish De
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