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Could Invasive Lung Cancer Biopsies Be Replaced by Blood Tests?

News Picture: Could Invasive Lung Cancer Biopsies Be Replaced by Blood Tests?

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Feb. 28, 2019 (HealthDay News) — A blood test may one day replace invasive tissue biopsies as a pain-free way to confirm lung cancer and guide treatment, new research suggests. According to investigators, the test is as effective as a tissue biopsy in diagnosing advanced …

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