List All Test Names Beginning With:
|A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z|
|Mnemonic||OBH1, OBH2, OBH3 if three cards received|
OBHR if one card received
- If a community patient or Outpatient arrives in the lab with a requisition for Occult Blood, refer to Fecal Immunochemical Test
- If a collected occult blood card is received in the lab, order with appropriate Occult Blood mnemonic and send for testing.
|Specimen Requirements||Random stool collection.|
Forward stool specimen in a closed container or on an Occult Blood card.
Stool Test Collection Instructions - form # CH3007
Guaiac occult blood remains the test of choice for acute, non-screening purposes.
|Testing Location||Chemistry-ACH, FMC, PLC, RGH, SHC & Hematology-DSC
Rural: DDHS, HRH, SDHS
|Alternate Name(s)||Fecal Occult Blood, Guaiac FOBT, Stool Occult Blood|