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Lab Test Dictionary

Chymotrypsin, Stool (11235X)

Methodology

Enzymatic/Spectrophotometric


Specimen Type

Stool, Random

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano


Lab Test Days

1 Day a week; A.M.

Standard TAT

4 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1 gm Stool

Container Type

Sterile Container

Collection Instructions

Patient receiving pancreatic enzymes should discontinue taking the enzymes at least 5 days before the collection of the stool sample.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Frozen-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 14 Days; Fr

Test Volume Required

1 gm Stool

Minimum Test Volume

0.5 gm Stool


CPT Codes

84311


Revised

07-12-13

Initials

SL