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Table 1 List of screening tests for potential donors and recipients prior to fecal transplantation

From: Recurrent Clostridium difficile infection treated with home fecal transplantation: a case report

Screening type  
Screening serology (donor) Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
Human T-lymphotropic virus I/II
Syphilis enzyme immunoassay
Hepatitis A immunoglobulin M
Hepatitis B surface antigen
Hepatitis C antibody
Helicobacter pylori antibody
Screening serology (recipient) Complete blood count
Sequential multi-channel analysis with computer-20 (Chem-20)
Serum protein electrophoresis
Serum immunoglobulins
HIV antibodies
Antigliadin antibodies
Stool testing (donor and recipient) Culture and sensitivity
Ova
Parasites (three separate specimens)
Cryptosporidia
Microspora
Clostridium difficile toxin
  1. List from Silverman et al. [1].