What is GASTRO CLEAR
GASTROCLEAR is a simple blood test to help your doctors decide if you should go for gastroscopy or stomach cancer screen
How GASTROCLEAR can help you be clear on stomach cancer
Simplifies stomach cancer screening by using a blood to assess stomach cancer risk before symptoms appear.
Higher detection rate and fewer false positives than traditional stomach cancer markers.
Test reports a risk score which will indicate if you are at Low at Risk, Intermediate Risk, or High Risk of having stomach cancer.
Your doctor will interpret the test report and refer you for gastroscopy if your risk is High.
How do you know if you are at risk for stomach cancer
You are at risk if you are about 40 years old and have any of the following risk factors:
Family history of stomach cancer
Medical history of gastritis and other stomach illnesses
History of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection
Lifestyle and diet: (Obesity, Tobacco smoking, Alcohol drinking
Why should you undergo regular screening for stomach cancer?
Most early-stage stomach cancer patients have no symptoms
70% of stomach cancer patients do not survive more than 5 years because of late diagnosis.
Effective screening can detect cancer early. Stomach cancer is curable if detected early