|Test||OCCULT BLOOD, FECES, IMMUNOASSAY, ROUTINE (SCREENING)|
|Description||Useful for screening for colorectal cancer in the absence of signs, symptoms, conditions, or complaints associated with gastrointestinal blood loss i.e. the detection of human hemoglobin in feces. This automated immunoassay test requires no dietary restrictions and only requires one sample from a single stool specimen.|
|Specimen||Patient must use the OC-Auto Micro 80 Sample collection device.
Please note that the collected specimen is stable at room temperature or refrigerated for 15 days.
|Analytic Time||1 Day|
|Day(s) Test Set Up||Monday through Friday|
82274 (non Medicare)
G0328 (Medicare only)