FIT

Sample type: Faecal

Test name: FIT a.k.a. Faecal Immunochemical Test, qFIT, FOB, Faecal Occult Blood

Condition / Indication: Detection of colorectal cancer. See eligibility criteria on web site.

Special precautions & notes: None.

Reference range: < 10 ug/g faeces

Container: Special container available on request from laboratory.

Referred outside NBT for analysis? No

Discipline: Immunology

Turnaround time: 2 days

www.nbt.nhs.uk/FIT_testing

Information for Laboratories referring samples for analysis at NBT:

Analysed by Immunoassay. Contact Immunology on 0117 414 8379 or email: nbn-tr.nbtfit@nhs.net to order more test kits.