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Study highlights overuse of tumor marker tests in primary and secondary care

20:00 EDT 31 Aug 2017 | AAAS

(European Society for Medical Oncology) The vast majority of tumor marker tests in primary and secondary care are not necessary, according to a study that will be presented at the ESMO 2017 Congress in Madrid. The tests assisted with a cancer diagnosis in just 2 percent of patients.

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