Fecal Calprotectin Test


Includes: 1 test

Fecal calprotectin determines the difference between IBS and IBD and detects the absence or presence of colorectal cancer or infection.

Also known as :

Stool Calprotectin

Fasting Information

Fasting No fasting Required

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Home Collection Information

Home Collection Available

Age Group Information.

Age Group 0-99 years

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Q. What does a fecal calprotectin test measure?

A. The fecal calprotectin test measures inflammatory bowel disease( IBD) from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Q. What precautions are needed to be taken when opting for this test?

A. There are no such precautions that need to be taken a right before the test. However, it is advised to eliminate the consumption of substances for a week or two, such as alcoholic beverages, nicotine products, and anti-inflammatory drugs.

Q. What is the cost of the Fecal Calprotectin Test?

A. Redcliffe Labs ensures the Fecal calprotectin test cost lies at Rs. 3000 only.

Q. What are the risks associated with the Fecal Calprotectin Test?

A. There are no such risks associated with the Fecal Calprotectin test, but it is still advised to follow your doctor's instructions closely.
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Fecal Calprotectin Test

Fecal Calprotectin is a substance released by your body when inflammations occur in your intestines. Higher fecal calprotectin levels ( protein biomarker) are usually associated with active inflammatory diseases such as Crohn's or ulcerative colitis. At the same time, lower levels indicate other issues that cause inflammation.

Why do you need a Fecal Calprotectin Test?

The fecal Calprotectin Test helps to differentiate between inflammatory and non-inflammatory bowel complications (E.g., irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) of the lower gastrointestinal tract). However, as time has changed and technology has developed, the Fecal Calprotectin Test is identified as a more common way to examine intestinal inflammation, as it is cheaper and easier to perform than an endoscopy( a complicated process).

Signs and Symptoms that generate the requirement for a Fecal Calprotectin Test 

The cautious signs and symptoms that give you a signal to select a fecal calprotectin test are

  • Abdominal Pain or discomfort 
  • Bloating or change in bowel habit
  • Watery diarrhea 
  • Cramping 
  • Stomach pain
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Unexpected weight loss
  • Bloody diarrhea 
  • Bloating 

Other diseases that are detected by a Fecal Calprotectin Test 

If you undergo a fecal stool test , High levels of Calprotectin in stool also detect other conditions like

  • Bacterial infection
  • Colorectal Cancer 
  • Parasitic Infection 

Measurements of Fecal Calprotectin Test

When conducted a fecal calprotectin test , it is measured on the following basis 

Normal (No inflammation)- In the case of low levels ( 49 μg/g or less), it is recommended to follow a self-care routine, including dietary changes, relaxation, and exercise

Moderate ( borderline elevated)- If your levels are borderline (50–120 μg/g ), you should consult your doctor again. 

High ( High risk of inflammation)- If the levels are found to be at 121 μg/g or more significant, additional diagnostic tests might be required to determine what necessary times are needed to be taken for your health.

The raised levels of fecal calprotectin lead 

  • Slightly raised calprotectin leads to
  • A bacterial infection
  • Mild diverticulitis ( when small bulges or p[ockets grow in the lining of the intestine when you grow older) 
  • Irritation of the gut lining

Test Details

Name of the Test
Fecal Calprotectin Test
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Home Sample Collection
Additional Cost For Home Sample Collection
Fasting Before Test
Not Required
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Frequently Asked Questions
When to get this tested?
The fecal calprotectin test is usually recommended when an individual is experiencing symptoms associated with inflammation of the digestive system, such as abdominal pain, diarrhea, and rectal bleeding. This test can also help healthcare professionals differentiate between inflammatory and non-inflammatory bowel conditions. Additionally, fecal calprotectin testing can be used to monitor the effectiveness of treatment for IBD.
    Can a blood test be substituted for a stool calprotectin test?
    No, it cannot be substituted. A stool calprotectin test provides some additional information about the gastrointestinal inflammation than a blood test.
      Why get tested?
      You should get tested when symptoms indicate gastrointestinal inflammation may be present. The fecal calprotectin test diagnoses inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and helps monitor the disease activity in patients with known IBD.
        What is Fecal Calprotectin Test Cost ?
        Fecal Calprotectin Test Cost with Redcliffe Labs is just Rs 3000. You can schedule your test and avail a free home sample collection. So, get tested for Fecal Calprotectin Test comfortably from home.
          MRP 8000/-3000/-