Faecal Immunochemical Test (FIT)

Test investigation

Faecal Immunochemical Test (FIT)

Laboratory offering test

NNUH

Units

µg Hb/g faeces

Also known as/Frequency of test

FIT

Comments precautions

Collection device available from the laboratory

Storage conditions and sample stability

Sample MUST be collected using the appropriate device (supplied by the laboratory)

Sample type

FIT collection tube

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

1 working day

Reference intervals

<10 µg Hb/g faeces (for assessment of symptomatic patients)

If ukas accredited

Y NNUH