Food Inflammatory Test (FIT)
Updated: Apr 28
Food Inflammatory Test
Lab: KBMO Diagnostics
Test type: Bloodspot collection
Description: The Meta Health FIT Test yields many benefits, including: identifying which foods that are causing inflammation and disease, developing a personalized nutritional meal plan based on your FIT Test results; thus improving a patient’s state of health and energy levels by eliminating foods.
The test is the most sensitive food test available using new patented technology - measuring both IgG and Immune Complexes, the most common food-related pathways in the body. The FIT Test measures sensitivities to up to 132 different foods, coloring and additives spanning all major food groups.
Reach out to one of our practitioners at Meta Health to inquire about the Food Inflammatory Test
Once you receive your lab requisition and FIT Test kit from the mail follow collection direction on how to perform a blood spot collection, see their instructional video here.
Open your finger pricking collection kit and ensure all items are present
Put your first, last name and date on the collection card
Fill out your requisition form completely
Wash your hands with warm water and soap
Ready for blood spot collection
Put collection card facing up, and open your gauze set it aside
Use alcohol swab to clean finger tip you selected for blood collection, we recommend that you choose a non-dominant middle finger
Allow your finger to air dry
Open the top of your lancet
Lay your hand facing up on a hard surface
Press lancet onto your finger tip until you hear a click
Wipe the blood on gauze gently
Continue to massage finger tip to produce large droplets on each circle on the blood collection card, wipe off any excess blood
When you filled up all the circles, use a gauze and bandage to wrap your finger
Allow 20 mins for blood to dry and put it in a biohazard bag
Prepare for collection shipment
Put filled out requisition and put on the outside of pouch
Put all items in plastic casing
Use pre-stamped envelope or UPS bag to ship it back to the lab
Wait for Test Results Notification. Contact your doctor on the status of your test results.
Based on your results, KBMO Labs will create a customized 7 Day meal plan to create an elimination diet that optimizes your health through their app platform