Specimen Requirements

Title

FAT (LIPID), FECAL QUAL

Specimen Requirement

Collect random stool.

Send 2.0g stool (0.5 mL min) refrigerated in screw-capped plastic container.

Methodology

Stability

Room Temperature Unacceptable, Refrigerated 5 days, Frozen 30 days

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

3-5 days Performed Sun-Sat

Clinical Use

Test Code

SFFM