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If my tumor maker: ca 19-9 is 102, is it cancer?

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In brief: Not necessarily

Tumor markers can be helpful, but are not perfect.
Ca19-9 is used for following tumors in the pancreas and biliary tree. The levels can be elevated for other reasons too. Best to discuss with your oncologist.

In brief: Not necessarily

Tumor markers can be helpful, but are not perfect.
Ca19-9 is used for following tumors in the pancreas and biliary tree. The levels can be elevated for other reasons too. Best to discuss with your oncologist.
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