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Stool-Based Screening Tests · Fecal immunochemical test (FIT) that uses antibodies to detect any hemoglobin (a blood protein). · Guaiac-based fecal occult blood ...

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Types of Colon Cancer Screening Tests. At-Home Stool Tests. There are 2 types of at-home tests: Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT) or Fecal Immunochemical ...

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Jun 4, 2019 ... The test looks for blood and abnormal DNA in the stool that may indicate the presence of colon cancer or precancerous polyps. If the test is ...

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WHAT SCREENING TESTS ARE AVAILABLE? Fecal occult blood testing checks several stool samples for invisible amounts of blood from a colorectal polyp or cancer. If ...

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Diagnostic procedures for cancer may include imaging scans, lab tests, tumor biopsy, endoscopic exam, surgery, or genetic testing. The most common test used ...

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Universal screening of all colorectal cancer (CRC) specimens (NCCN, 2015; ASCO, ... ARUP Consult® is a laboratory test selection support tool with more than ...

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So someone could have polyps or colorectal cancer and not know it. But if there are symptoms, they may include: Blood in or on your stool (bowel movement).

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An FOBT can detect tiny amounts of blood in bowel movements and pick up polyps or early-stage cancer. If blood is detected, you and your doctor will both ...

www.aetna.com/health-guide/colon-cancer-screening.html

If the lab finds blood or abnormal DNA, your doctor will talk to you about follow-up testing. Gina ended up taking a stool DNA test and is thrilled she doesn't ...

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FIT is a great stool test because it only looks for a specific type of blood related to signs of colon cancer. Other types of blood that may be in your ...

www.rockymountaincancercenters.com/colorectal-cancer/detecting-and-diagnosing

Common Types of Screening for Colon and Rectal Cancers ... picked up from your doctor and taken home, is the guaiac-based fecal occult blood test (gFBOT).