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High CEA levels
Sep 22, 2009
... was diagnosed with adenocarcinoma of corectal cancer last year.he was operated successfully last year. ... (0 replies)
... There are other causes of increased CEA levels. Information below is just one of several references to this information. ... (9 replies)
Cea Levels
Jul 23, 2003
... Hi, could someone tell me that range for CEA levels. How high can it go? ... (1 replies)

... I saw my oc doc for the second time last week. I asked him if at the half way point in my chemo treatments if I would get a CT scan or Pet Scan. He said no. I would get a CEA test. He said a CT scan would be done about a year. ... (10 replies)
... what are normal cea levels with cancer (1 replies)
CEA Count ????
Aug 4, 2006
... I have been diagnosed with Squamous Cell carcinoma. It's in my left inguinal lymph nodes and I go in for surgery next week. ... (11 replies)
... his is a recurrence marker for colon cancer, along with several other cancers, it has mixed reviews as to the importance of the test. Many studies claim that the CEA could predict a recurrence 1 to 30 months prior to CT or PT scans can find the cancer. ... (5 replies)
High CEA
May 13, 2004
... Those are extremely high CEA levels, but remember, they are used as a prognostic factor. Carcinoembryonic Antigen is a protein produced by tumors in the body. If the levels have doubled, that most likely would indicate metastasis. ... (20 replies)
... I often read other's posts regarding CEA levels so I did ask our Oncologist about it. ... (2 replies)
... I believe CEAs are also influenced by inflammatory conditions in the colon. So if you don't have cancer, but have an inflammatory condition, the CEA could be elevated anyway. ... (9 replies)
CEA Count ????
Aug 3, 2006
... Sorry to hear about what you went through and the problems cropping up now. My husband's oncologists have never mentioned CEA counts to us. I brought them up after learning about them from reading posts about them. ... (11 replies)
... y, the waiting they did give some medication for his appetite and he has gained 1lb. He weighs 108 lbs now. We are lucky that he has no pain with this, but his CEA level is at 2400. I find it hard to understand the waiting days for the results of the scan. The Dr. ... (15 replies)
... As far as I know It is not used as a primary diagnostic tool. It is used mainly to guage recurrences after a cancer has been removed. Most often a cea reading is taken after a patient has been diagnosed with ca . ... (2 replies)
Cea level question
Aug 25, 2009
... any information will be welcome. I had colon resection for stage II cancer tumor two years ago. The first year after surgery my cea level were about 3.0. Over the past 4 months they have gone up to 4 and my latest results were 4.3. ... (8 replies)
... I am gathering from what I am reading that climbing CEA may occur well before an actual cancer is found. ... (15 replies)
... and it showed nothing, not the diverticulisitis they suspected, and nothing in my my other organs, however, I do have a kidney stone. Then he says he wants to see me in a week, then he changes his mind and said no, this Thursday. ... (9 replies)
... We got my husbands results back from the Pet Scan and he is cancer free. The Dr will be doing another CEA test in 6 weeks and will continue to monitor the CEA level. ... (4 replies)
... Hi I am a "newbie" and am hoping someone can help me understand CEA levels. About 4 weeks ago I gave a faeces and urine sample at my doctors request and from there I had to have a blood test. My CEA level reading was 8. ... (2 replies)
... I'm not saying that CEA is used as a test for other malignancies. In my original post I stated that it is an indicator, albeit not a terriby good one,and is certainly not to be used as a diagnostic test for ANY condition. ... (9 replies)
... From what I understand it's good to have a CEA done before surgery. If there's no cancer found then you'll have a good base number for the future and if there is cancer found there will be a number to use to tell if any treatments are working? ... (9 replies)


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