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Test ID NBLD0510 Occult Blood, CRC Screen (FIT, immunochemical)

AKA

OCCULT_BLD

Container Type

iFOB special collection container or sterile container

Specimen type/Requirements

Stool

Specimen Volume

1 gram

Stability

Once in collection device:
8 days ambient
6 months refrigerated
2 years frozen

Transport Temperature

Room Temp

Instructions

Collect according to directions in patient collection kit or in a sterile container.
Specimen stable for 8 days at ambient temp (below 95 F, 35 C), six months at 36-46 F (2-8 C), or two years at -4 F (-20 C).

Performed Test Frequency

Daily (Monday-Sunday)

Methodology

Immunochemical

CPT

98874

Performing Lab

Clinical Microscopy Sanford Bismarck