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FOBT Test in Oppeano

Synlab

Via Roma, 49, 37050 Oppeano VR, Italia

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Opening Hours
Monday
07:00 – 12:00
Tuesday
07:00 – 12:00
Wednesday
07:00 – 12:00
Thursday
07:00 – 12:00
Friday
07:00 – 12:00
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Fecal Occult Blood Test Synlab

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Sangue occulto nelle feci Nelle feci il sangue dovrebbe essere assente. Se, invece, risulta presente anche in minima quantità, la causa può essere una lesione a livello intestinale od esofagea che è consigliabile approfondire con indagini più specifiche radiologiche e/o endoscopiche.

Common conditions covered by an FOBT Test

Anaemia Colon cancer Polyps Gastrointestinal bleeding Stomach ulcer Haemorrhoid Colorectal cancer

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FOBT Test FAQs

It is recommended to undergo FOBT if suspected of bleeding. The screening tests can start at age 45 or 50 if a person has an average risk of developing colorectal cancer.

The provider will provide you with the kit for sample collection. The instructions for the equipment must be followed. The sample, once collected, must be stored in a prelabelled container with patient details, sealed and sent to the laboratory. The test can be reordered if the sample is inconclusive.

Avoid Vit C supplements, red meat (beef, lamb, pork), NSAIDs (Aspirin, Ibuprofen) drugs, and spicy food the day before the test, as these can alter results.

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These details have been last updated on 12/10/22