The cancer screen for males checks the six most common cancer markers found in blood. A Complete Blood Count and 16 part Chemistry Panel also check for hidden tumors or other problems. Dr. Z can review your results with you and refer you to an appropriate physician if indicated.
Alpha-Feto Protein- Liver and some testicular CA
Beta-2 Microglobulin- Leukemia/Lymphoma
CEA-Colon and some other adenocarcinomas
Neuron Specific Enolase-Lung, Brain, Adrenal CA
PSA-Prostate Cancer Monitoring
Amylase-Pancreatic inflammation or CA