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com·i·tant

(kom'i-tant),
Having comitance.
Synonym(s): concomitant
See: comitant strabismus.

concomitant

/con·com·i·tant/ (kon-kom´ĭ-tant) accompanying; accessory; joined with another.

concomitant

[konkom′itənt]
Etymology: L, con + comitari, to accompany
designating one or more of two or more things, occurring simultaneously, that may or may not be interrelated or produced as a result of the others; accompanying.

concomitant

adjective Accompanying, accessory, joined with another.

concomitant

adjective Accompanying, accessory, joined with another

concomitant

at the same time

Patient discussion about concomitant

Q. My wife(53) has elevated CEA and CA19.9 levels - near 150, without any concomitant reason/observation? Comment

A. Hi Bobby3,

The most important question is why were these tests done?
An elevated level may result from many causes, some of them are simple and some are more problematic. IMHO the best thing would be consulting her doctor to consider the need to check-up her alimentary system.
You can read more here (http://www.ascocancerfoundation.org/patient/ASCO+Resources/Patient+Guides/ASCO+Patient+Guide:+Tumor+Markers+for+Gastrointestinal+Cancers) and here (http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Detection/tumor-markers)

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