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Hi there. The CA-125 is a cancer marker used mainly for post-menopausal women and/or women who have had cancer, to see how everything is. In pre-menopausal women is not very reliable since it can be elevated for several reasons like endometriosis, cysts, etc. So if you are not certain, talk to your doctor.
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