Blood test to detect 50 types of cancer…

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A simple blood test that can detect more than 50 types of cancer before any clinical signs or symptoms of the disease is accurate enough to be rolled out as a multi-cancer screening test, according to scientists.

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The test, which is also being piloted by NHS England, is aimed at people at higher risk of the disease, including patients aged 50 years or older.

It is able to identify many types of cancer that are difficult to diagnose early, such as head and neck, ovarian, pancreatic, oesophageal and some blood cancers.

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