5 – FLUORO URACIL ASSAY (5 FU)
5-Fluorouracil (5Fu) chemotherapy is the most preferred treatment for advanced gastric cancer (GC). 5 Fu assay helps assess the recovery of platelets, RBC, WBC in order to determine single lineage or multiple lineage effects. It also helps detect compounds that protect cells against chemotherapeutic agents.
How to prepare for the test?
No special preparation is needed for this test.