Tag Archives: Test

CEA Test

What is a CEA test? CEA stands for carcinoembryonic antigen. It is a protein found in the tissues of a developing baby. CEA levels normally become very low or disappear after birth. Healthy adults should have very little or no CEA in their body. This test measures the amount of CEA in the blood, and… Read More »

Gareth Morgan: 'I took the test to get my metabolic age… and Leo has my sympathies'

Gareth Morgan gets his metabolic age measured at Life Pharmacy on Hanover Quay by pharmacist Sarah Breslin. Photo: Mark Condren Gareth Morgan: ‘I took the test to get my metabolic age… and Leo has my sympathies’ Independent.ie The last time my hands were sweating this much (not to mention my feet) I had just finished… Read More »

Trial will test MRI-guided radiation for advanced pancreatic cancer

Researchers are testing the use of a procedure that uses stereotactic MRI imaging to guide treatment of advanced pancreatic cancer. The initiative was announced by ViewRay, a Cleveland-based vendor that manufacturers the radiation therapy system used to deliver the system that enables precise treatment of cancer patients through the use of advanced imaging technology. The… Read More »