A lung cancer marker test is a blood test used to help diagnose and monitor lung cancer. The test measures the levels of certain substances produced by lung cancer cells.
Lung cancer can be difficult to diagnose early because the symptoms are often similar to those of other respiratory conditions, such as bronchitis or pneumonia. A lung cancer marker test is a blood test that looks for the presence of substances that may indicate the presence of lung cancer.
If you are aged 50 to 74 and have a history of smoking, you should have a lung cancer marker test.
You may also need the test if you’re younger than 50 and have smoked for many years or if you have other risk factors for lung cancer, such as exposure to secondhand smoke, radon gas, or asbestos.
Yes, it is completely safe to take Lung Cancer Marker Test.
Fasting is not required for this test, but you should avoid eating or drinking anything other than water for at least two hours before the test. This will help ensure accurate results.
Yes, home sample collection is available for Lung Cancer Marker Test. One can opt for home collection while booking a test through Max Lab.
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