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A 43-year-old female asked:

my occult blood immunochemical test came back positive a41611 less than 50 ng/ml. what does this mean?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 years experience
occult blood pos: This means that there was a small amount of blood hidden in the stool sample. You need to consult with your doctor to see if this is significant and whether you need more testing.

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Last updated Oct 25, 2013

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