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Instead of just one protein, proteomic research assessing patterns in proteins can allow doctors to test thousands of proteins at once, which may reveal the groups of the most common proteins associated with different types of cancer.
It is hoped that future research will reveal reliable tumor markers that can be used as a cancer screening blood test.
Health insurance companies may or may not provide coverage for tumor marker tests.
Ask your oncologist about the use of tumor markers for your diagnosis, and how markers are combined with other strategies for diagnosis and monitoring of cancer.