Reason for blood stool test (unspecified type) ever: Bowel trouble
Codes and Frequencies
For sample adults over age 40 who have heard of blood stool tests and have ever had a test because of a health problem, BSTYEVBT reports that a reason for the test (of an unspecified type) was bowel trouble.
Respondents could report more than one reason including:
- hemorrhoids, BSTYEVHEM
- pain, BSTYEVPAIN
- constipation, BSTYEVCON
- blood in the stool, BSTYEVBS
- bleeding, BSTYEVBLD
- ulcers, BSTYEVULC
- an unrelated medical problem, BSTYEVUNMD
- some other reason, BSTYEVOTH
- 1987: Half of sample persons age 40+ (excluded from CAEP supplement) who have heard of blood stool test and have had test because of a health problem.
- 1987 : SAMPWEIGHT