iFOBT

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AcronymDefinition
iFOBTImmunochemical Fecal Occult Blood Test
iFOBTImmunoassay Fecal-Occult Blood Test
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Levi et al., "Cumulative evaluation of a quantitative immunochemical fecal occult blood test to determine its optimal clinical use," Cancer, vol.
Emerging technologies in screening for colorectal cancer: CT colonography, immunochemical fecal occult blood tests, and stool screening using molecular markers.
The CLIA-waived Hemosure[R] Immunochemical Fecal Occult Blood Test (iFOBT) offers a notable consideration in that there are no drug or diet restrictions.
Comparative specificities of a guaiac and an immunochemical fecal occult blood test and elimination of dietary restrictions [Abstract].
Random comparison of guaiac and immunochemical fecal occult blood tests for colorectal cancer in a screening population.
Sadowski, "The sensitivity and specificity of guaiac and immunochemical fecal occult blood tests for the detection of advanced colonic adenomas and cancer," International Journal of Colorectal Disease, vol.
Low-dose aspirin therapy does not appear to compromise the results of immunochemical fecal occult blood tests, as it may with other types of FOBTs, according to the findings of a diagnostic study involving nearly 2,000 patients.
The sensitivities and specificities reported in both studies closely resembled those of the immunochemical fecal occult blood tests (50% and 95%, respectively) that were also performed in patients with adenomas >1 cm (3).