When to get tested?
Your healthcare provider may ask you to take this test, if you are having certain signs and symptoms of cancer and tumor. This test is also being suggested to monitor your response to the treatment of the disease. However, this test is not the only test to diagnose a cancer or tumor, further tests must be needed for confirmation.
A sample of blood will be collected through a vein in your arm. It is mentionable that the Sialic Acid test cost is unquestionably low, and you can also order a Sialic Acid test online as well.
As such no special test preparations are required. However, you can ask your doctor for any instructions.
Usually, the reference range differs from laboratory to laboratory. Typically, the ideal sialic acid level is 20 mg/dL. Higher than the mentioned range may indicate that you might have a certain kind of cancer or tumor. Level less than the mentioned range indicates that your treatment is working. However, it is advisable to consult with your doctor for a better understanding of your test results.