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Test ID NBLD0138 FECAL FAT, QUALITATIVE

AKA

Fat Stain, Stool,

Sudan Stain, Stool,

Stool Fecal

Specimen Type/Requirements

Specimen: Fresh Stool. Collect random stool in a clean, dry container.

Performed Test Frequency

Monday through Friday.

Methodology

Microscopy – Sudan III Fat Stain

Performing Lab

Sanford Fargo

CPT

89125

Transport Temperature

Place container into a plastic bag. Transport fresh stool to the laboratory immediately. If transport is delayed, send refrigerated or frozen. If delay in transport will exceed 72 hours, specimen must be frozen.

Minimum Volume

1 teaspoon

Interface Build Information

Result Code Result Code Description
17324 Neutral Fat
17325 Total Fat