Fecal Immunochemical Test

Known as: immunologic fecal occult blood test, immunochemical fecal occult blood test, FIT 
A test to check for blood in the stool. A brush is used to collect water drops from around the surface of a stool while it is still in the toilet… (More)
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1984-2017
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVES:Fecal immunochemical test (FIT) screening for colorectal cancer (CRC) requires timely successive rounds for an optimal… (More)
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2013
2013
OBJECTIVES:Accumulating evidence has underlined the importance of mucosal healing as a treatment goal for ulcerative colitis (UC… (More)
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2011
2011
Immunochemical fecal occult blood test (FIT) is a new colorectal cancer (CRC) screening method already recommended by the… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND & AIMS Patients with recurrent bleeding from gastrointestinal vascular malformations are a challenge to treat. We… (More)
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2010
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2010
OBJECTIVES:Although some studies have shown that the quantitative, immunochemical fecal occult blood test (FOBT) (qFIT) has… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND Guaiac-based fecal occult blood tests (FOBTs) for colorectal cancer screening are not specific for human hemoglobin… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND & AIMS We conducted a study to estimate population coverage and detection rate (DR) achievable through different… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND & AIMS The fecal occult blood test (FOBT) is recommended as a screening test for colorectal cancer, but there are few… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND/AIMS This study was carried out to assess the validity of three testing methods of immunochemical occult blood… (More)
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1995
1995
Fecal occult blood testing by immunochemical hemagglutination has been shown to be superior to the Hemoccult test, both in… (More)
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