I have been waiting 2 weeks for results. Is this normal? I am anxious to start a clincical trial because I am now stage 4 with METs. Thanks.
Yes, sometimes it will be 2-3 weeks or more. Maybe call your doc daily and be the squeaky wheel?
You have 50+% change of being positive. Just remember to be in contact with the docs for a plan "B"
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Thanks, Michael. You are reassuring. Good luck to you.
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