Home > Experts > Question Question Posted by: elaine wilken | 2014/06/16 hypertension, emphysema, cancer my partner is a smoker and has been for many years. he has lost a lot of weight in the past 5yrs, which is of concern to me and does have emphysema. my question is, is there a single test like blood tests that can determine if there is any cancer about. We do not have the funds to do a lot of tests, but have a medical insurance that will cover cancer once it has been diagnosed. i am asking because Drs may want to send us all over the place, and we wont know which is necessary or not.h Not what you were looking for? Try searching again, or ask your own question Have your say Your name (optional) Your comment Security × Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly. Search health advice Find an answer × Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly. Reply to Your name (optional) Your comment Security Close Submit comment Recently: Asked Questions Answered Questions Commented Questions grommets and Leaking Ear Tested negative after using Trivens for 30 days, what are the chances that the results might change? can ultrasound detect abortion if you are on abortion bleeding I am 64 years and experiencing cronic fatigue and also joint pain and stiffness Change of insulin dose with meals Melodene contraception Zinplex and 3 month injection Sore breast, sore throat, collar bone pain and swollen nodes? Menstriasie Been experiencing dry virgina since I was very young . I have to put vaseling or saliva from time to time. What causes the tryness? Hi im on depo for one month now and have gained 7kg despite of the fact that im using herbex slimming products.What can I di to stop the weight gain? Hormone Working for 4 years on Contract Not sure if my boyfriend is in our relationship My son is on a hunger strike because he got braces advertisement From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks?