Preferred Specimen: Stool
Container: Sterile Container
Alternate Specimen: Stool
Container: Hemoccult Card
24hrs; Also offered STAT at an additional charge
5 grams (5mL) fresh stool in sterile container
Screening aid for detecting primarily lower gastrointestinal (G.I.) disorders that may be related to iron deficiency anemia, diverticulitis, ulcerative colitis, polyps, adenomas, colorectal cancers or other G.I. lesions that can bleed.