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Indication

This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis, Predictive, Prognostic

Clinical summary

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A tumor (abnormal growth of tissue) of the stomach. [from HPO]

Conditions tested

Target population

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Patient with family history

Citations

Not provided

Clinical validity

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99.99

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Not provided

Clinical utility

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Establish or confirm diagnosis

Predictive risk information for patient and/or family members

Lifestyle planning

Clinical resources

Practice guidelines

  • EGTM, 2014
    Tumor markers in colorectal cancer, gastric cancer and gastrointestinal stromal cancers: European group on tumor markers 2014 guidelines update.
  • AHRQ, 2013
    Technology Assessment on Genetic Testing or Molecular Pathology Testing of Cancers with Unknown Primary Site to Determine Origin (ARCHIVED)

Consumer resources

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