Acronym of the Day: FOBT!

by JGordon on May. 20th, 2008

Acronym of the day?: Finally! What is it?
Acronym of the day?: Finally! What is it?Courtesy turbojoe
And just what does FOBT stand for? Why, only Fecal Occult Blood Test!

Does it test your poop for ghosts and witches? Probably it would notice them, but primarily, it's meant to find hidden (occult) blood in yer stool!

Why do you want to know if there's blood in yer stool? Good question, and I can't answer that exactly. But if there was blood in my stool, I'd be concerned that it was a sign of a colorectal disease, like colon cancer.

Keep the red sauce out of yer dukes!

How did I learn about FOBT? By googling "fob" to see if it's a real word. It's a transitive verb!


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