Bowel cancer, a disease that affects 1 in 20 Belgians, is the most deadly cancer after lung and breast cancer. 15% of patients are under 50 years old. 22 new diagnoses and 8 deaths per day in Belgium. Early detection gives more than a 90% chance of survival.
FECOTEST® is a new medical device for the early detection of microscopic (= occult) blood in the stool, which can be an indication of bleeding polyps, potential precursors of bowel cancer.
- A very specific, fast, immunological test
- Can be applied in one’s own familiar environment
- 3 consecutive days, to obtain a more accurate patient diagnosis