FAQs about maintrac®

Here you can find answers to the most frequently asked questions about maintrac®.
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What is maintrac®?

 

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Are the costs for the maintrac® test covered by health insurance?

 

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What are circulating tumor cells?

 

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Why are circulating tumor cells important?

 

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Can the course of disease be monitored by maintrac®?

 

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Can drug testing in the laboratory lead to conclusions about efficacy in the patient?

 

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Is the maintrac® test also useful in situations where the tumor has already metastasized?

 

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Can maintrac® be used to identify the type of cancer and its degree of aggressiveness?

 

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Can the maintrac® test be used as an initial diagnosis?

 

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Are there threshold values for the cell count?

 

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What types of tumors can the maintrac® test be used for?

 

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Can the properties of tumor cells change over the course of a disease?

 

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Have there been studies published about the maintrac® method?