Q. If a FIT test is positive, should the Fecal Immunochemical Test (FIT) be repeated to confirm it?
A. A positive or abnormal FIT result indicates that there was blood in your stool at the time of the test. However, it maynot necessarily mean that you have cancer. In order to investigate the result, yourdoctor mayadvise you on what further tests need to be done. Positive results are usually followed by a colonoscopy.