Genova Stool Test Add-Ons
Updated over a week ago

Test Details

Lab Company: Genova Diagnostics
Sample Type: Stool
Collection Location: At Home

The add-ons to Genova's GI Effects® and CDSA tests are used to analyze additional biomarkers to aid in the understanding of a patient's symptoms and diagnosis of disease.

Key Details

  • These tests are add-ons. See specific details and instructions on the page of the GI Effects® or CDSA™ test you will be taking.

  • Rupa Health recommends shipping Monday - Thursday only to avoid shipment delays.

  • Samples must be shipped within 24 hours of the final collection.

Applicable Tests

  • These instructions apply to the following add-on tests:

    • Helicobacter pylori EIA

    • Fecal lactoferrin

    • Escherichia coli EIA

    • Clostridium difficile EIA

    • Campylobacter

    • Zonulin

    • Macroscopic Examination for Worms/Parasites

    • KOH Preparation for Yeast

    • Pancreatic Elastase

    • MIC Sensitivities

    • Helicobacter pylori Stool Antigen

    • Campylobacter & Shiga-like Toxin

    • Calprotectin

    • Bile Acids

    • Eosinophil Protein X

    • SCFA Distribution

    • Occult Blood

    • Fecal Fats

    • Chymotrypsin

    • Parasitology Module

Preparation and Collection Instructions

Requisition & Payment

  • Your kit has been prepaid. You DO NOT need to pay anything extra.

  • Instructions on how to complete your test registration can be found HERE.

    • Since you pre-paid for your tests, you do not need to fill in the payment information on this form.


  • Ship samples using the provided, prepaid FedEx Clinical Lab mailer.

  • Ship samples to the lab within 24 hours of the final collection.

  • Rupa Health recommends shipping Monday - Thursday only to avoid shipment delays.

  • You can take your samples to the nearest FedEx location or schedule a pickup.

  • Make a note of the tracking number on the mailer so that you can track your samples back to the lab.


  • Results should be released to your provider 7-21 business days after samples are received at the lab. We cannot guarantee processing time.

  • Your provider will notify you when your results are in and schedule a follow-up appointment for you to review them together.

More Resources


For general questions, email Rupa Health at For test-specific questions, contact Genova Diagnostics by calling 1-800-522-4762 or chatting with support.

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