A simple blood test will confirm many types of cancer in the body even before symptoms of cancer appear. According to a report by Multi Cancer Early Detect 2022 in Paris, a study of more than 6,000 people aged 50 or older detected tumors in addition to cancer.
During the study, about a third of the people who took samples for cancer testing were not routinely screened. There were also some of them, which were in their infancy. Apart from diagnosing the disease, this test can also tell about the type of cancer.
No evidence of cancer was found in 6,529 of 6,621 adults. At the same time, possible cancer was detected in 92. In addition, 1.4 percent of the 36 people had a confirmed tumor or blood cancer. Two cancers found in one woman at the same time.
36 tumors also detected:
The test also detected 19 tumors in organs such as breast, liver, lung and colon, along with ovarian and colon cancers. There were 36 tumors found, of which 14 were in the early stages and the remaining 26 needed regular screening.