CA 27-29

CA 27-29 (Breast carcinoma-associated antigen)

A tumor marker associated with breast cancer.
Mentioned in: Tumor Markers
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Serum CA 27-29 determined after initial biopsy was also elevated.
The applications of CA 15-3, CA 19-9, CA 27-29, CEA, the estrogen receptors, and HER2/neu are the focus of our continuing discussion of tumor markers and how assays have been used clinically to aid practicing physicians.
The CA 15-3, CA 27-29, and CEA serum markers, together with HER2/neu, are often used as markers for breast cancer.
The CA 15-3, CA 27-29, and CA 125 II tumor markers are cleared by the FDA for monitoring and play an integral role in effective cancer patient management schemes.