After you take the Fecal Immunochemical Test
(FIT), your results will be sent to your doctor who will arrange all necessary follow-up.
An abnormal result
does NOT mean that you have cancer. However, it is
very important to attend follow-up tests to determine the reason for the
If you a have an abnormal result your doctor will make recommendations for follow-up testing. Usually colonoscopy
is recommended. This is a common procedure that allows a specialist to look at the inside of the colon and rectum to make a diagnosis. For more information on results, click here
For more information on what it means to have an abnormal FIT result, watch the video