Boothstown Medical Centre

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Taking a FIT test

What is a FIT test?

A Faecal Immunochemical Test or FIT test shows if there is any blood in a sample of your poo.

The test kit you are provided with is to help work out the cause of your symptoms.

It looks for tiny traces of blood that you might not be able to see.

Taking the test

If you have been given a FIT test please click on the step by step guide information sheet here to help you complete the test.

An easy read guide is available to download here.

Please make sure you return the sample as soon as possible.