Flushable reagent stool blood test

Alternative Names

Stool occult blood test – flushable home test; Fecal occult blood test – flushable home test

Definition of Flushable reagent stool blood test

Flushable reagent stool blood test is an at-home test to detect hidden blood in the stool.

Review

David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 2/19/2009

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