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Can you be tested for liver cancer while jaundiced?

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Dr. Rafael Lugo
Surgery

In brief: Yes

If you are jaundiced go immediately to your doctor and yes you can be tested.
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In brief: Yes

If you are jaundiced go immediately to your doctor and yes you can be tested.
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
Dr. Rafael Lugo
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology

In brief: Yes

However, no blood test is especially sensitive, or fully specific, even for common hepatocellular carcinoma.
Bilirubin in the blood (jaundice) does not interfere with assays or imaging studies.

In brief: Yes

However, no blood test is especially sensitive, or fully specific, even for common hepatocellular carcinoma.
Bilirubin in the blood (jaundice) does not interfere with assays or imaging studies.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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