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Reducing Substances, Stool
ACM Test Number: 00671
Dept: Reference
SPECIMEN COLLECTION REQUIREMENTS
Collection Container:
Sterile Container
Specimen: Stool
Collection Notes: Random unpreserved stool in a plastic container.
Transport Temperature: Frozen
Specimen Volume: Preferred Volume: 5 gram; Minimum Volume: 3 gram
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Performed: Monday - Friday
Reported: 2 Days
Methodology: Benedict's Solution
CPT: 84376
LOINC: 11060-1
Stability: Room Temperature: 4 Hours; Refrigerated: 24 Hours; Frozen: 60 Days
Reference Range:
Negative