A Comparison of Fecal Immunochemical and High-Sensitivity Guaiac Tests for Colorectal Cancer Screening.

Citation data:

The American journal of gastroenterology, ISSN: 1572-0241, Vol: 112, Issue: 11, Page: 1728-1735

Publication Year:
2017
Usage 4
Abstract Views 3
Link-outs 1
Social Media 9
Tweets 9
Repository URL:
http://kpresearchpublications.kp.org/handle/kp/18738, https://ohsu.pure.elsevier.com/en/publications/7114444c-1a15-4449-ab87-81e95abb1877
PMID:
29016558
DOI:
10.1038/ajg.2017.285
Author(s):
Shapiro, Jean A, Bobo, Janet K, Church, Timothy R, Rex, Douglas K, Chovnick, Gary, Thompson, Trevor D, Zauber, Ann G, Lieberman, David, Levin, Theodore R, Joseph, Djenaba A, Nadel, Marion R Show More Hide
Publisher(s):
Springer Nature
Tags:
Medicine, Hepatology, Gastroenterology
Most Recent Tweet View All Tweets
article description
Annual testing using either a high-sensitivity guaiac fecal occult blood test (HS-gFOBT) or a fecal immunochemical test (FIT) is recommended for screening average-risk people for colorectal cancer. We compared the performance characteristics of the HS-gFOBT Hemoccult II SENSA and two FITs (InSure FIT and OC FIT-CHEK) for detecting advanced colorectal neoplasia.

This article has 0 Wikipedia reference.