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What are the tests for malignant mesothelioma?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology

In brief: If you seek a blood

Test that forecast the anatomic changes to the pleura that characterize mesothelioma, it does not exist commercially.
There is protein, mesothelin, that may hold a key to such a test in the future. But ct's define the local and locally invasive components, now augemnted with pet scans, .

In brief: If you seek a blood

Test that forecast the anatomic changes to the pleura that characterize mesothelioma, it does not exist commercially.
There is protein, mesothelin, that may hold a key to such a test in the future. But ct's define the local and locally invasive components, now augemnted with pet scans, .
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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