Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: September 17, 2019 @ 9:13 am

2036

Chloride, Stool

Specimen:Collect:
  • Random Stool in Sterile Specimen Container
Submit:
  • 5 gm (Min:1 gm) Random Stool in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Refrigerated.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Formed Stool
  • Stool must be liquid. Do not add saline or water to liquify sample.
Stability:Ambient: 2 Hour(s); Refrigerated: 2 Day(s); Frozen: 1 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Ion Selective Electrode (ISE)
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:1-2 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 82438
Interpretive Data:
Reference ranges for stool samples have not been established.
Components:
  • 2036 - CHLORIDE, STOOL
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