fecal occult blood (fob) refers to the hidden blood in the feces. many gastrointestinal disorders, such as diverticulitis, colitis, polyps, and colorectal cancer, etc., can cause fecal occult blood. the detection of fecal occult blood is very important for the diagnosis of those diseases that cause fecal occult blood and to screen for colorectal cancer at the early stage.
acon fecal occult blood rapid test is a rapid chromatographic immunoassay for the qualitative detection of human fecal occult blood in feces.
• detection: fecal occult blood (specific to human hemoglobin)
• specimen: feces
• sensitivity: ˃99.9%
• specificity: 98.4%
• detection level: 50 ng/ml hemoglobin, or 6 ‑g hemoglobin/g feces
• test time: 5 minutes
• shelf life and storage temperature: 24 months at 2-30°c