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What does it mean if my dad has blood CEA reading at 27?

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Dr. William A Biermann
Internal Medicine - Oncology

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This test is not specific.
Many cancers do produce elevated levels, such as colon and lung. The correct use for these studies is to follow patients who have a known cancer. If that is the case his doctor can be answer your question.

In brief: Hard to answer

This test is not specific.
Many cancers do produce elevated levels, such as colon and lung. The correct use for these studies is to follow patients who have a known cancer. If that is the case his doctor can be answer your question.
Dr. William A Biermann
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