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Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance for use of FIT testing for patients with colorectal symptoms

Published: 2 Jul 2020

Clinical guidance on the use of faecal immunochemical testing (FIT) in the prioritisation of patients with colorectal symptoms.

Published:
2 Jul 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance for use of FIT testing for patients with colorectal symptoms

This document provides clincal guidance on the use of faecal immunochemical testing (FIT) for faecal haemoglobin (f-Hb) and a full blood count (FBC) as additions to clinical acumen so that investigation of patients with colorectal symptoms can be targeted to those with the highest risk of colorectal cancer.

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