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Osmolality, stool, random

Lab Section: 

Reference

 

Lab Location: 

QUEST

Test ID: 

LAB201

 

Methodology: 

Freezing point

Schedule: 

Monday-Friday Afternoon

Reported: 

3 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 1.0 mL Stool in a Stool Container.
Pediatric volume: 0.2 mL.
Alternate samples: Ileostomy or Diarrhea. Must be liquid stool.
Transport: Frozen.
Handling: Plastic Container, leak proof.
Unacceptable conditions: Formed stool will not be accepted.
Stability: Room Temperature: unacceptable Refrigerated: unacceptable

 

Reference Interval: 

Not Established

CPT Code(s): 

83935

Last Changed: 

8/23/2017 12:07 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 12:07 PM