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Incidental 1.5 CM liver lesion found on us & MRI (not on ct) radiologist favors benign dx; however, gastro dr now wants liver-spleen scan, cea, AFP & ca 19-9. Why? No history of ca, hep or cirrhosis.

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Dr. Petros Ayele
General Practice
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In brief: To rule out 2ary tum

He wanted to rule out secondary neoplasms from gastrointestinal, pancreas, ovary and biliary system.

In brief: To rule out 2ary tum

He wanted to rule out secondary neoplasms from gastrointestinal, pancreas, ovary and biliary system.
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Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Being thorough

Your GI doc is just being thorough.
He is making sure that the lesion is benign and does not need a biopsy.

In brief: Being thorough

Your GI doc is just being thorough.
He is making sure that the lesion is benign and does not need a biopsy.
Thank
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