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About Cologuard®

What is Cologuard?

How does Cologuard work?

How effective is Cologuard?

Can Cologuard detect polyps?

Who is Cologuard for?

Getting, using, and returning a Cologuard kit

How do I get a Cologuard kit?

How do I use a Cologuard kit?

How do I return a Cologuard kit?

I received my Cologuard kit a while ago and haven’t used it yet. How long is it good for?

How will I know if my stool sample is “normal”?

I received a Cologuard kit, but I made a mistake collecting my sample. What should I do?

I received a Cologuard kit but it is damaged or missing a part. What should I do?

Results & insurance

When will I get my screening results?

What does a positive or negative result mean?

Is Cologuard covered by insurance?

How do I pay a Cologuard bill?

Additional questions

What are the CPT, HCPS, Tax ID, and NPI for Cologuard?

Is Cologuard available in all US states?

Is Cologuard FDA approved?

If you have any questions, Customer Care is available 24/7 at 1-844-870-8870