2 g/dL, hematocrit 33%) with a positive stool hemoccult test
During the period of 7 d, all mice received following examinations everyday: weight, Hemoccult test
or gross blood and stool consistency.
Sensitivity, specificity and positive predictivity of the Hemoccult test
in screening for colorectal cancers.
A hemoccult test
at a physical exam before the sigmoidoscopy was positive for bleeding.
In addition to the possibility of systemic toxicity, Blue 1-tinted enteral feedings may interfere with diagnostic stool examinations, such as the hemoccult test
7) Although the fecal occult blood test, or hemoccult test
, has been successful in some patients, its poor sensitivity results in underdiagnosis.
The purpose of this study was to determine if subjects find alternate stool collection methods (toilet tissue smear and direct smear) preferahle to the use of the traditional wooden stick provided with the Hemoccult test
The most common finding with a positive stool hemoccult test
was rectal hemorrhoids in 20.
All sampled their own stools using both the InSure test and the Hemoccult test
to determine the need for colonoscopy.
Thompson recommended getting a Hemoccult test
, an abdominal radiograph (kidney, ureter, and bladder), and culturing the stool for C.
False-positive Hemoccult test
not caused by turnips [Letter].
False-negative results of Hemoccult test
in colorectal cancer.