Stool for ocp and culture

This is an important test that screens for parasitic infections in the stool.

2 tests included
5 days turnaround



About Stool for ocp and culture

What is the stool for OCP and culture test?

This is a screen for parasitic organisms that you may be infected with. There are many ways parasites can be ingested, with the most common being ingestion of contaminated substances such as raw water sources.

The ova, cysts and parasite (OCP) test screens for several common parasites and their eggs (ova) in the stool.  

Why take the test?

This test screens for parasitic infections in the stool. It is for individuals who have symptoms of parasitic infections, particularly if they have recently travelled to areas where parasites are common or come into contact with infected individuals. The exact parasites screened for depends on these exposure factors.


What's tested

Faeces Report

PCR Screen

How it works



Order your kit

Just order a test online and get your kit delivered right to you door. Your kit contains everything you need for the test.



Take your test and post

Follow our simple instructions to take your sample and post back the enclosed prepaid envelope to our accredited lab for processing. We also offer home or workplace visits by a qualified nurse.



Get results directly to your dashboard

You will receive an email notification from our medical team when your results are available on your secure personalised health dashboard.