Serial CA-125 testing is considered to be a significantly more reliable method of observing the evolution of CA-125 protein levels than having a single test performed. It is also deemed a highly successful screening and diagnosis method for ovarian cancer, since it entails a more complex and conclusive comparison of the results at various points in time.
Moreover, repetitive CA-125 tests are often used in determining whether the ovarian cancer responds to treatment or has reappeared, in the case of previously affected women.
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