What is a Basic Stool Study?
Your doctor will request this test to check your stool for any bacteria, germs, or virus that might be causing your sickness.
Who should get a Basic Stool Study?
- Your diarrhea lasts for several days.
- There is blood or mucus-like substance in your stool (poop).
- You are feeling nauseous, you have stomach cramps, and fever
When will I receive my results?
After giving your doctor a sample of your stool, you will receive your results within 3-5 business days in your LabFinder portal.
How do I prepare? Do I need to fast?
No preparation or fasting required. Just bring your LabFinder Order and Insurance Card to your appointment.