Self test / home test for colorectal cancer (FOB-test) for the detection of blood in the stool. From the experts MediNOW. This FOB test is CE 0197, GMP and ISO9001:2000 certified and approved and has passed extensive testing! For this test, you only need a small stool sample.
1 package = 1 application
This is a very simple workable FOB self-test for the detection of blood in the stool. Blood in the stool can be a sign of cancer. You just need a stool sample on the swab and then pass on the test strip. After 5 minutes you will have the result.
This test is a dual test, which simultaneously uses two different testing methods: The immune-colloidal-gold method
and the chemical method. Thus, this test is more accurate than the other test on the market.
Remove quickly all the uncertainties of a possible colorectal cancer in the body.
As a cancer refers to any malignant tumors of the intestine. This article deals with the colorectal carcinomas, which account for more than 95% of malignant colon tumors.
Colorectal cancer, also called colon cancer or large bowel cancer or “CRC”, includes cancerous growths in the colon, rectum and appendix. With 655,000 deaths worldwide per year, it is the fourth most common form of cancer in the United States and the third leading cause of cancer-related death in the Western world. Colorectal cancers arise from adenomatous polyps in the colon. These mushroom-shaped growths are usually benign, but some develop into cancer over time. Localized colon cancer is usually diagnosed through colonoscopy.
Colorectal cancer is diagnosed in Germany in men and women the second most common cancer, in which more than six percent of all Germans fall in in the course of their lives. Colorectal cancer rarely causes symptoms initially, they are almost always benign polyps from the beginning. The chances of cure by surgery and chemotherapy with 5-year survival rate of 40 to 60% on average depend crucially on the stage of disease where the cancer is discovered. Since 2002, health insurance covers for all insured persons in Germany aged 55 Age at intervals of at least ten years, the cost of a colonoscopy (screening colonoscopy) to prevent removal of any polyps colorectal carcinoma. The waiting time of 10 years applies only to patients with normal results and symptoms.
Diagnostic sensitivity: 95,8 %
Diagnostic specificity: 98,2 %
More related information to colorectal cancer is available on Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colorectal_cancer.
The FOB colorectal cancer rapid test is manufactured to the highest quality standards. The manufacturing process is certified according to CE 0197, DIN ISO 9001:2000, GMP and is constantly monitored for compliance with the standards.
The kit contains everything you need for testing.
If you get a positive result (you have blood in the stool), you should consult a doctor.
Each buyer accepts the following conditions:
I am aware of the possibilities of the regular tests and I know what a positive test result means and the test is done on their own.