Low faecal haemoglobin concentration potentially rules out significant colorectal disease

P. J. McDonald, J. Digby, C. Innes, J. A. Strachan, F. A. Carey, R. J. C. Steele, C. G. Fraser

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    Abstract

    The study aimed to determine whether faecal haemoglobin (Hb) concentration can assist in deciding who with lower abdominal symptoms will benefit from endoscopy.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)e151-e159
    Number of pages9
    JournalColorectal Disease
    Volume15
    Issue number3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Mar 2013

    Keywords

    • Adolescent
    • Adult
    • Aged
    • Aged, 80 and over
    • Colonic Diseases
    • Colonoscopy
    • Feces
    • Female
    • Hemoglobins
    • Humans
    • Immunohistochemistry
    • Male
    • Mass Screening
    • Middle Aged
    • Rectal Diseases
    • Reproducibility of Results
    • Young Adult

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  • Student Theses

    An analysis of the utility of quantitative faecal immunochemical tests in screening and symptomatic populations

    Author: Mcdonald, P. J., 2016

    Supervisor: Steele, R. (Supervisor) & Bartlett, W. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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