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A 45-year-old member asked:

my ca 15-3 level is slowly rising over time. what does that mean ?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
See your doctor: Lab test results need to be interpreted in the context of the whole person by a doctor, please consult yours.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

My ca 15-3 is 59, what does mean?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
See your doctor: Lab test results need to be interpreted in the context of the whole person by a doctor, please consult yours.
A 31-year-old member asked:

What is the ca 15-3?

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Dr. Mazen Ghani
Radiology 24 years experience
CA 15-3: Is a tumor marker for breast cancer.
A 44-year-old member asked:

What is a normal ca 15-3 result range?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology 47 years experience
Pandora Box: Test. You open it and you derive no useful information. It was meant to be a tet forearly detectionor recurrence, but it is not trustworthy, whether normal or abnormal. Ordering it is well intentioned (perhaps) but not recommended by any established guideline, and causes concern and testing that is expensive.
A 48-year-old member asked:

My ca 15-3 is 95, what does mean?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
See your doctor: Lab test results need to be interpreted in the context of the whole person by a doctor, please consult yours.
A 35-year-old member asked:

Whats a ca 15-3 measurement?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Tumor marker: Cancer antigen ca 15-3 is a tumor marker that can be used to track breast cancer.

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