Item Value
Test name POCT Coloscreen
Available Stat? Yes
In House Availability Test available 24 hours per day 7 days per week
Performed by Authorized Point of Care testing site staff
Patient Preparation Ingestion of red meat, horseradish, cantaloupe, raw turnips, cauliflower, broccoli, red radishes, and parsnip may produce false positive test results. Vitamin C, Aspirin or other NSAIDS should be avoided 7 days prior to testing.
Normal range Negative
Container type
Amount to Collect Small amount (smear) from rectal examination or stool sample
Sample type Stool

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