Effect of a single aspirin dose prior to fecal immunochemical testing on test sensitivity for detecting advanced colorectal neoplasms. A randomized clinical trial. JAMA 2019; 321: 1686-1692.

Published: 18th July 2019

Authors: Brenner H, Calderazzo S, Seufferlein T, Ludwig L, Dikopoulos N, Mangold J et al.


In this trial that included 2422 subjects, a single dose of 300mg aspirin taken two days before faecal immunohistochemical sampling did not affect the sensitivity of the test.

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