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Stool Tests

 Why have a fecal test?

Screening – Look for cancer

Polyps and colorectal cancers can cause bleeding that ends up in the stool (poop). Stool-based tests can detect hidden blood in the stool.

 What are fecal tests?

There are three main types of fecal tests. They differ in the way that they check for the possible presence of colorectal cancer in stool samples. 

Frequently Asked Questions

FIT Kits –
How to submit a sample

Here is a video and step-by-step instructions on how to complete the FIT kit sample.

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Steps for completing a FIT stool test
Steps for completing a FIT stool test

Learn more about stool test kits

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Additional Resources

Next Steps

Obtain a stool test and learn what to do after your screening, depending on your results.

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